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: US Core Observation Category Extension Codes - XML Representation

Active as of 2022-04-07

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<CodeSystem xmlns="http://hl7.org/fhir">
  <id value="us-core-observation-category"/>
  <text>
    <status value="generated"/>
    <div xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml"><p>This code system http://hl7.org/fhir/us/core/CodeSystem/us-core-observation-category defines the following codes:</p><table class="codes"><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap"><b>Code</b></td><td><b>Display</b></td><td><b>Definition</b></td></tr><tr><td style="white-space:nowrap">clinical-test<a name="us-core-observation-category-clinical-test"> </a></td><td>Clinical Test</td><td>Includes non-imaging and non-laboratory tests performed on a patient that results in structured or unstructured (narrative) findings specific to the patient, such as electrocardiogram (ECG), visual acuity exam, macular exam, or graded exercise testing (GXT), to facilitate the diagnosis and management of conditions.</td></tr></table></div>
  </text>
  <url
       value="http://hl7.org/fhir/us/core/CodeSystem/us-core-observation-category"/>
  <version value="5.0.1"/>
  <name value="USCoreObservationCategoryExtensionCodes"/>
  <title value="US Core Observation Category Extension Codes"/>
  <status value="active"/>
  <date value="2022-04-07"/>
  <publisher value="HL7 International - Cross-Group Projects"/>
  <contact>
    <name value="HL7 International - Cross-Group Projects"/>
    <telecom>
      <system value="url"/>
      <value value="http://www.hl7.org/Special/committees/cgp"/>
    </telecom>
    <telecom>
      <system value="email"/>
      <value value="cgp@lists.HL7.org"/>
    </telecom>
  </contact>
  <description
               value="Set of codes for implementation of the US-Core profiles. These codes are  extensions to the [FHIR Observation Category Codes](http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/observation-category)."/>
  <jurisdiction>
    <coding>
      <system value="urn:iso:std:iso:3166"/>
      <code value="US"/>
    </coding>
  </jurisdiction>
  <copyright
             value="Used by permission of HL7 International, all rights reserved Creative Commons License"/>
  <caseSensitive value="true"/>
  <content value="complete"/>
  <count value="1"/>
  <concept>
    <code value="clinical-test"/>
    <display value="Clinical Test"/>
    <definition
                value="Includes non-imaging and non-laboratory tests performed on a patient that results in structured or unstructured (narrative) findings specific to the patient, such as electrocardiogram (ECG), visual acuity exam, macular exam, or graded exercise testing (GXT), to facilitate the diagnosis and management of conditions."/>
  </concept>
</CodeSystem>