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MedicationRequestCategory

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MedicationRequestCategory

A coded concept identifying where the medication ordered is expected to be consumed or administered

This code system http://hl7.org/fhir/medication-request-category defines the following codes:

CodeDisplayDefinition
inpatient InpatientIncludes orders for medications to be administered or consumed in an inpatient or acute care setting
outpatient OutpatientIncludes orders for medications to be administered or consumed in an outpatient setting (for example, Emergency Department, Outpatient Clinic, Outpatient Surgery, Doctor's office)
community CommunityIncludes orders for medications to be administered or consumed by the patient in their home (this would include long term care or nursing homes, hospices, etc)