This is the Continuous Integration Build of FHIR (will be incorrect/inconsistent at times).
See the Directory of published versions icon CodeSystem http://hl7.org/fhir/action-reason-code

Clinical Decision Support icon Work Group Maturity Level: 1Draft Use Context: Country: World
Official URL: http://hl7.org/fhir/action-reason-code Version: 6.0.0-cibuild
active as of 2020-12-28 Computable Name: ActionReasonCode
Flags: CaseSensitive, Complete. All codes ValueSet: Action Reason Code OID: 2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.4.1945

This Code system is used in the following value sets:

  • ValueSet: Action Reason Code (Provides examples of reasons for actions to be performed.)

Provides examples of reasons for actions to be performed.

This case-sensitive code system http://hl7.org/fhir/action-reason-code defines the following codes:

off-pathway Off pathwayThe action should be performed because the patient was determined to be off pathway.btn btn
risk-assessment Risk assessmentThe action should be performed based on a particular risk assessment.btn btn
care-gap Care gap detectedThe action should be performed to address a detected care gap.btn btn
drug-drug-interaction Drug-drug interactionThe action should be performed to address a detected potential drug-drug interaction.btn btn
quality-measure Quality measureThe action should be performed to bring the patient's care in line with a quality measure.btn btn


See the full registry of code systems defined as part of FHIR.

Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

LevelA few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. See Code System for further information.
SourceThe source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
CodeThe code (used as the code in the resource instance). If the code is in italics, this indicates that the code is not selectable ('Abstract')
DisplayThe 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
DefinitionAn explanation of the meaning of the concept
CommentsAdditional notes about how to use the code