PACIO Advance Directive Interoperability Implementation Guide
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PACIO Advance Directive Interoperability Implementation Guide, published by HL7 Patient Empowerment Working Group. This is not an authorized publication; it is the continuous build for version 0.1.0). This version is based on the current content of and changes regularly. See the Directory of published versions

ValueSet: Advance Directive Categories

Official URL: Version: 0.1.0
Active as of 2023-06-02 Computable Name: PADIAdvanceDirectiveCategoriesVS

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Kinds of Advance Directives

This ValueSet is managed at the US National Library of Medicine (NLM) Value Set Authority Center (VSAC):


Logical Definition (CLD)



This value set contains 4 concepts

Expansion based on Loinc v2.74

  64298-3http://loinc.orgPower of attorney
  81334-5http://loinc.orgPatient Personal advance care plan
  86533-7http://loinc.orgPatient Living will
  92664-2http://loinc.orgPower of attorney and Living will

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
System 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