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See the Directory of published versions icon CodeSystem http://hl7.org/fhir/location-characteristic

Patient Administration icon Work Group Maturity Level: 3Trial Use Use Context: Any

This is a code system defined by the FHIR project.


Defining URL:http://hl7.org/fhir/location-characteristic
Title:Location Characteristic

Example Set of Location Characteristics.

Committee:Patient Administration icon Work Group
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.4.1970 (for OID based terminology systems)
Flags:CaseSensitive, Complete
All codes ValueSet:Location Characteristic

This Code system is used in the following value sets:

This code system http://hl7.org/fhir/location-characteristic defines the following codes:

wheelchair Wheelchair accessibleThe location is accessible to thosre requiring wheelchair accessbtn btn
has-translation translation services availableThe location has translation services availablebtn btn
has-oxy-nitro oxygen/nitrogen availableThe location has oxygen and nitrogen services availablebtn btn
has-neg-press negative pressure rooms availableThe location has negative pressure rooms availablebtn btn
has-iso-ward isolation wardThe location is or has an isolation wardbtn btn
has-icu has ICUThe location is or has an intensive care unitbtn 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