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CodeSystem: Appropriateness Score

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/appropriateness-score Version: 2.0.0
Active as of 2022-10-18 Responsible: Health Level Seven International Computable Name: AppropriatenessScore
Other Identifiers: http://hl7.org/fhir/us/qicore/CodeSystem/appropriateness-score (use: OLD)

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The scoring for appropriateness of an action based upon RAND.

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

This case-sensitive code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/appropriateness-score defines the following codes:

extremely-inappropriate Extremely InappropriateThe action is extremely inappropriate
inappropriate InappropriateThe action is inappropriate
probably-inappropriate Probably InappropriateThe action is probably inappropriate
uncertain-inappropriate Uncertain InappropriateThe appropriateness of the action is uncertain, leaning towards inappropriate
uncertain UncertainThe appropriateness of the action is uncertain
uncertain-appropriate Uncertain AppropriateThe appropriateness of the action is uncertain, leaning towards appropriate
probably-appropriate Probably AppropriateThe action is probably appropriate
appropriate AppropriateThe action is appropriate
extremely-appropriate Extremely AppropriateThe action is extremely appropriate


2023-11-14reviseTSMGMarc DuteauAdd standard copyright and contact to internal content; up-476
2022-10-22createCQIAbdullah RafiqiCreate new CodeSystem for Appropriateness Score based upon RAND; up-360