HL7 Terminology
1.0.0 - Publication

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ConformanceExpectation

Summary

Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/conformance-expectation
Version:4.2.0
Name:ConformanceExpectation
Title:ConformanceExpectation
Status:draft
Content:All the concepts defined by the code system are included in the code system resource
Definition:

Indicates the degree of adherence to a specified behavior or capability expected for a system to be deemed conformant with a specification.

Publisher:HL7 (FHIR Project)
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.1.1271 (for OID based terminology systems)
Content Mode:Complete
Value Set:http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/conformance-expectation ( 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:

ConformanceExpectation

Indicates the degree of adherence to a specified behavior or capability expected for a system to be deemed conformant with a specification.

This code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/conformance-expectation defines the following codes:

CodeDisplayDefinition
SHALL SHALLSupport for the specified capability is required to be considered conformant.
SHOULD SHOULDSupport for the specified capability is strongly encouraged, and failure to support it should only occur after careful consideration.
MAY MAYSupport for the specified capability is not necessary to be considered conformant, and the requirement should be considered strictly optional.
SHOULD-NOT SHOULD-NOTSupport for the specified capability is strongly discouraged and should occur only after careful consideration.

History

DateActionAuthorCustodianComment
2020-05-06reviseTed KleinVocabulary WGMigrated to the UTG maintenance environment and publishing tooling.