Release 5 Preview #3 Value Set

FHIR Infrastructure Work Group Maturity Level: 1Draft Use Context: Any

This is a value set defined at .


Defining URL:
Title:Patient Medicine Change Types

Example Item Flags for the List Resource. In this case, these are the kind of flags that would be used on a medication list at the end of a consultation.

Committee:FHIR Infrastructure Work Group
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.320 (for OID based terminology systems)

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This expansion generated 27 Oct 2020

This value set contains 6 concepts

Expansion based on Patient Medicine Change Types v4.5.0 (CodeSystem)

All codes from system urn:oid:

01UnchangedNo change has been made to the status of this medicine item.
02ChangedThe medicine item has changed. The change may be described in an extension (not defined yet)
03CancelledThe prescription for this medicine item was cancelled by an authorized health care provider. The patient may be advised to complete the course of the prescribed medicine. This advice is a clinical decision made based on assessment of the patient's clinical condition.
04PrescribedA new medicine item has been prescribed
05CeasedAdministration of this medication item that the patient is currently taking is stopped or recommended to be stopped (i.e. instructed to be ceased by a health care provider). This cessation is anticipated to be permanent. The Change Description should describe the reason for cessation. Example uses: the medication in question is considered ineffective or has caused serious adverse effects. This value applies both to the cessation of a medication that is prescribed by another healthcare provider or patient self-administration of OTC medicines.
06SuspendedAdministration of this medication item that the patient is currently taking is on hold, or instructed or recommended by a health care provider to be temporarily stopped, or subject to clinical review (i.e. the stop may be temporary or permanent depending on the outcome of clinical review), or temporarily suspended as a pre-requisite to certain surgical or diagnostic procedures.


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