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Codesystem-gender-identity.json

Patient Administration Work GroupMaturity Level: N/AStandards Status: Informative

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Definition for Code System GenderIdentity

{
  "resourceType" : "CodeSystem",
  "id" : "gender-identity",
  "meta" : {
    "lastUpdated" : "2022-05-15T21:58:23.443+00:00",
    "profile" : ["http://hl7.org/fhir/StructureDefinition/shareablecodesystem"]
  },
  "text" : {
    "status" : "generated",
    "div" : "<div>!-- Snipped for Brevity --></div>"
  },
  "extension" : [{
    "url" : "http://hl7.org/fhir/StructureDefinition/structuredefinition-wg",
    "valueCode" : "pa"
  }],
  "url" : "http://hl7.org/fhir/gender-identity",
  "identifier" : [{
    "system" : "urn:ietf:rfc:3986",
    "value" : "urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.1.973"
  }],
  "version" : "4.6.0",
  "name" : "GenderIdentity",
  "status" : "draft",
  "experimental" : true,
  "description" : "This example code System defines a set of codes that can be used to indicate a patient's gender identity.",
  "caseSensitive" : true,
  "content" : "complete",
  "concept" : [{
    "code" : "transgender-female",
    "display" : "transgender female",
    "definition" : "the patient identifies as transgender male-to-female"
  },
  {
    "code" : "transgender-male",
    "display" : "transgender male",
    "definition" : "the patient identifies as transgender female-to-male"
  },
  {
    "code" : "non-binary",
    "display" : "non-binary",
    "definition" : "the patient identifies with neither/both female and male"
  },
  {
    "code" : "male",
    "display" : "male",
    "definition" : "the patient identifies as male"
  },
  {
    "code" : "female",
    "display" : "female",
    "definition" : "the patient identifies as female"
  },
  {
    "code" : "other",
    "display" : "other",
    "definition" : "other gender identity"
  },
  {
    "code" : "non-disclose",
    "display" : "does not wish to disclose",
    "definition" : "the patient does not wish to disclose his gender identity"
  }]
}

Usage note: every effort has been made to ensure that the examples are correct and useful, but they are not a normative part of the specification.