[Tagging] healthcare: attribute or stand alone tag? (was Re: Feature Proposal - RFC - Blood donation 2)

Holger Jeromin mailgmane at katur.de
Mon Jun 29 16:55:59 UTC 2015

André Pirard wrote on 29.06.2015 17:08:
> On 2015-06-22 23:20, Holger Jeromin wrote :

No i did not wrote one single line in this quote... Please reply on the
right message the next time.

> Ruben Maes <ruben.maes96 at gmail.com> Wrote in message:
>> After the proposal Donation was rejected, I tried to address the
>> issues that were raised in a new proposal using
>> healthcare=blood_donation:
>> https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Proposed_features/Blood_donation_2
>> You are of course welcome to point out any flaws.
> Like I said, could you please in your proposal *stress* that healthcare
> is not an object but an attribute of an object.
> There is no such thing as "a healthcare" on a map but a building can be
> used for healthcare.
> Then, healthcare is an attribute of that building.
> Out of curiosity, I've had a look at Key:healthcare
> <https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Key:healthcare>  and it's exactly
> what it says:
>> ... add *healthcare*=* to to an area that has building

Is this (5 years later) really still true? I am quite happy with my
(indoor tagging) node:


Is a restaurant or hotel also a attribute to an object?

> You should give an example of for example a school where blood_donation
> takes place:
> building=school
> or
> building=yes
> school=yes

Eeks, not a good example tag :)

> and
> healthcare=blood_donation
> or
> healthcare:blood_donation=yes
> healthcare:anything_else=yes  (if there are several)


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