Release 5 Preview #2 Code System

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

This is a code system defined at .


Defining URL:
Title:Procedure Device Action Codes

Example codes indicating the change that happened to the device during the procedure. Note that these are in no way complete and might not even be appropriate for some uses.

Committee:Patient Care Work Group
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.1.426 (for OID based terminology systems)

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Source ResourceXML / JSON

This Code system is not currently used

This code system defines the following codes:

implanted ImplantedThe device was implanted in the patient during the procedure.
explanted ExplantedThe device was explanted from the patient during the procedure.
manipulated ManipulatedThe device remains in the patient, but its location, settings, or functionality was changed.


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Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

LevelA few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. See Code System for further information.
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')
DisplayThe 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
DefinitionAn explanation of the meaning of the concept
CommentsAdditional notes about how to use the code