Release 4

4.4.1.184 Value Set http://hl7.org/fhir/ValueSet/gender-identity

Patient Administration Work Group Maturity Level: 0Informative Use Context: Any

This is a value set defined by the FHIR project.

Summary

Defining URL:http://hl7.org/fhir/ValueSet/gender-identity
Version:4.2.0
Name:GenderIdentity
Title:Gender identity
Definition:

This example value set defines a set of codes that can be used to indicate a patient's gender identity.

Committee:Patient Administration Work Group
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.972 (for OID based terminology systems)
Copyright:

This resource includes content from SNOMED Clinical Terms® (SNOMED CT®) which is copyright of the International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation (IHTSDO). Implementers of these specifications must have the appropriate SNOMED CT Affiliate license - for more information contact http://www.snomed.org/snomed-ct/get-snomed-ct or info@snomed.org

Source ResourceXML / JSON

This value set is used in the following places:


This value set includes codes from the following code systems:

  • Include these codes as defined in http://hl7.org/fhir/gender-identity
    CodeDisplay
    malemalethe patient identifies as male
    femalefemalethe patient identifies as female
    non-binarynon-binarythe patient identifies with neither/both female and male
    transgender-maletransgender malethe patient identifies as transgender female-to-male
    transgender-femaletransgender femalethe patient identifies as transgender male-to-female
    otherotherother gender identity
    non-disclosedoes not wish to disclosethe patient does not wish to disclose his gender identity

 

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SourceThe source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
CodeThe code (used as the code in the resource instance). If the code is in italics, this indicates that the code is not selectable ('Abstract')
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DefinitionAn explanation of the meaning of the concept
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