Validated Healthcare Directory
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ValueSet: VhDir Accessibility Value Set


Defining URL:
Title:VhDir Accessibility Value Set
Status:Active as of 2018-02-21

Codes for documenting general categories of accommodations available.

Publisher:HL7 International - Patient Administration Work Group

Used by permission of HL7 International all rights reserved Creative Commons License

Source Resource:XML / JSON / Turtle


Logical Definition (CLD)



This value set contains 8 concepts

Expansion based on VhDir Accessibility Code System v0.2.0 (CodeSystem)

All codes in this table are from the system

cultcompCultural competenceProvides services that meet the social, cultural, and linguistic needs of persons.
handiaccesshandicap accessibleProvides access to persons with disabilities.
adacompADA compliantProvides access which complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act and/or amendments.
pubtranspublic transit optionsProvides access using public transportation modes.
anssrvcanswering serviceProvides capability to communicate when intended recipient is not immediately available.
visionvisionProvides services for visually impaired persons.
cognitivecognitiveProvides services for cognitively impaired persons.
mobilitymobilityProvides services for mobility impaired persons.

Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

Level A few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. In this scheme, some codes are under other codes, and imply that the code they are under also applies
Source The source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
Code The code (used as the code in the resource instance)
Display The 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
Definition An explanation of the meaning of the concept
Comments Additional notes about how to use the code