HL7 Terminology
1.0.0 - Publication

This page is part of the HL7 Terminology (v1.0.0: Release) based on FHIR R4. The current version which supercedes this version is 5.2.0. For a full list of available versions, see the Directory of published versions


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id: v3-mdc

name: Mdc

status: active

kind: codesystem

date: Mar 20, 2019, 12:00:00 AM

publisher: IEEE 1073 General Committee

contact: Melvin Reynolds:

responsible: IEEE 1073 General Committee

description: The nomenclature relates primarily to vital signs monitoring, but also includes semantics of other medical devices that are commonly used in acute care settings. There are multiple coding partitions each of which has a systematic name consisting of a set of base concepts and differentiating criteria.


type: oid

value: 2.16.840.1.113883.6.24

preferred: true


type: uri

value: urn:iso:std:iso:11073:10101

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