HL7 Terminology (THO)
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ValueSet: hl7VS-primaryObserver'sQualification

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v2-0242 Version: 2.0.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: HL7, Inc Computable Name: Hl7VSPrimaryObserverSQualification
Other Identifiers: id: urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.21.153

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Value Set of codes that provide a general description of the kind of health care professional who provided the primary observation.


This value set is not used here; it may be used elsewhere (e.g. specifications and/or implementations that use this content)

Logical Definition (CLD)



This value set contains 7 concepts

Expansion based on primaryObserverQualification v2.1.0 (CodeSystem)

  Phttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0242Physician (osteopath, homeopath)

Physician (osteopath, homeopath)



  Mhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0242Mid-level professional (nurse, nurse practitioner, physician's assistant)

Mid-level professional (nurse, nurse practitioner, physician's assistant)

  Hhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0242Other health professional

Other health professional

  Chttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0242Health care consumer/patient

Health care consumer/patient



  Ohttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0242Other non-health professional

Other non-health professional

Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

Level A few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. In this scheme, some codes are under other codes, and imply that the code they are under also applies
System The source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
Code The code (used as the code in the resource instance)
Display The display (used in the display element of a Coding). If there is no display, implementers should not simply display the code, but map the concept into their application
Definition An explanation of the meaning of the concept
Comments Additional notes about how to use the code


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