Current Build Value Set

Patient Care Work Group Maturity Level: 1Draft Use Context: Not Intended for Production use

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Name:Flag Category

Example list of general categories for flagged issues. (Not complete or necessarily appropriate.)

Committee:Patient Care Work Group
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.122 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source ResourceXML / JSON

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This value set includes codes from the following code systems:


This expansion generated 07 Aug 2018

This value set contains 10 concepts

Expansion based on version 3.4.0

All codes from system

dietDietFlags related to the subject's dietary needs.
drugDrugFlags related to the subject's medications.
labLabFlags related to performing laboratory tests and related processes (e.g. phlebotomy).
adminAdministrativeFlags related to administrative and financial processes.
contactSubject contactFlags related to coming into contact with the patient.
clinicalClinicalFlags related to the subject's clinical data.
behavioralBehavioralFlags related to behavior.
researchResearchFlags related to research.
advance-directiveAdvance DirectiveFlags related to subject's advance directives.
safetySafetyFlags related to safety precautions.


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