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Patient Care Work Group Maturity Level: 1Draft Use Context: Not Intended for Production use

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Title:Care Plan Activity Performed

Example codes indicating the care plan activity that was performed. Note that these are in no way complete and might not even be appropriate for some uses.

Committee:Patient Care Work Group
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.0 (for OID based terminology systems)

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This expansion generated 23 May 2022

This value set contains 43 concepts

Expansion based on SNOMED CT International edition 31-Jan 2020

All codes in this table are from the system

397640006 Healthcare knowledge finding (finding)
54777007 Deficient knowledge (finding)
129862009 Deficient knowledge: diagnostic test
129863004 Deficient knowledge of dietary regimen
129864005 Deficient knowledge: disease process
129865006 Deficient knowledge of fluid volume management
129866007 Deficient knowledge: medication regimen
129867003 Deficient knowledge of safety precautions
129868008 Deficient knowledge: therapeutic regimen
182891003 Patient misunderstood treatment instructions
397588000 Demonstrates knowledge of expected responses to operative procedure (finding)
397598006 Demonstrates knowledge of nutritional requirements related to operative procedure (finding)
397675006 Demonstrates knowledge of wound healing process (finding)
397699006 Demonstrates knowledge of medication management (finding)
397724004 Demonstrates knowledge of pain management (finding)
408364003 Patient does not understand why taking all medication (finding)
423875000 Deficient knowledge of family planning methods (finding)
424537004 Deficient knowledge of preconception health practices (finding)
704375003 Deficient knowledge of breast feeding
704377006 Deficient knowledge of peritoneal dialysis (finding)
704379009 Deficient knowledge of sexual behavior
704381006 Deficient knowledge of oral hygiene (finding)
704383009 Deficient knowledge of child development
704400005 Deficient knowledge of community services
704402002 Deficient knowledge of physical therapy (finding)
704403007 Deficient knowledge of fall prevention (finding)
704404001 Deficient knowledge of pain management
704406004 Deficient knowledge of symptom
704446005 Deficient knowledge of exercise (finding)
704491001 Deficient knowledge of traditional therapy (finding)
704680001 Deficient knowledge of behavior change process (finding)
705086000 Deficient knowledge of patient controlled analgesia
706869001 Deficient knowledge of medication (finding)
708571001 Demonstrates knowledge of who to contact in medical emergency (finding)
713398008 Deficient knowledge of travel health (finding)
713447003 Deficient knowledge of parenting (finding)
713448008 Deficient knowledge of infant feeding (finding)
713449000 Deficient knowledge of infant care (finding)
713451001 Deficient knowledge of childbirth
713452008 Deficient knowledge of fetal development (finding)
714670007 Deficient knowledge of pregnancy (finding)
716391009 Able to adapt to sensory changes in body part (finding)
716438000 Able to recognize need for pressure area care (finding)


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