HL7 Terminology
2.0.0 - Publication

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CodeSystem: AdverseEventSeriousness


Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/adverse-event-seriousness
Status:Draft as of 2020-04-09T21:10:28+00:00 (Standards Status: Draft)

Overall seriousness of this event for the patient.

Publisher:HL7 (FHIR Project)
Committee:Patient Care
Content:Complete: All the concepts defined by the code system are included in the code system resource
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.1.1253 (for OID based terminology systems)
Value Set:http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/adverse-event-seriousness ( is the value set for all codes in this code system)
Source Resource:XML / JSON / Turtle

This Code system is referenced in the content logical definition of the following value sets:

This code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/adverse-event-seriousness defines the following codes:

non-serious Non-seriousThis event is considered not to have the potential for persistent or costly injury or consequence.
serious SeriousThis event is considered to have the potential for persistent or costly injury or consequence.


2020-10-14reviseGrahame GrieveVocabulary WGReset Version after migration to UTG
2020-05-06reviseTed KleinVocabulary WGMigrated to the UTG maintenance environment and publishing tooling.