HL7 FHIR® US Core Implementation Guide CI Build

US Core, published by HL7 International - US Realm Steering Committee. This is not an authorized publication; it is the continuous build for version 3.1.1). This version is based on the current content of https://github.com/HL7/US-Core-R4/ and changes regularly. See the Directory of published versions

Defining URL:http://hl7.org/fhir/us/core/ValueSet/us-core-condition-category
Title:US Core Condition Category Codes

The US Core Condition Category Codes support the separate concepts of problems and health concerns in Condition.category in order for API consumers to be able to separate health concerns and problems. However this is not mandatory for 2015 certification

Publisher:HL7 US Realm Steering Committee
Source Resource:XML / JSON / Turtle

Logical Definition (CLD)

This value set includes codes based on the following rules:


This value set contains 3 concepts

problem-list-itemhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/condition-categoryProblem List ItemAn item on a problem list that can be managed over time and can be expressed by a practitioner (e.g. physician, nurse), patient, or related person.
encounter-diagnosishttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/condition-categoryEncounter DiagnosisA point in time diagnosis (e.g. from a physician or nurse) in context of an encounter.
health-concernhttp://hl7.org/fhir/us/core/CodeSystem/condition-categoryHealth ConcernAdditional health concerns from other stakeholders which are outside the provider’s problem list.