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Valueset: cpg-common-process

Defining URL:http://hl7.org/fhir/uv/cpg/ValueSet/cpg-common-process
Title:CPG Common Process
Status:Active as of 2/8/19

Common processes used to describe the high-level, conceptual activities that occur as part of the delivery of guideline-based care

Publisher:Health Level 7 International - Clinical Decision Support WG
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Logical Definition (CLD)


This value set contains 16 concepts

Expansion based on CPG Common Process v1.0.0 (CodeSystem)

All codes in this table are from the system http://hl7.org/fhir/uv/cpg/CodeSystem/cpg-common-process

registrationRegistrationIdentifying and recording the subject of care.
triageTriagePerforming basic triage to identify any signs that emergency care is required.
local-urgent-careLocal Urgent CareProviding local urgent care based on the outcome of a triage process.
history-and-physicalHistory and PhysicalGathering clinical history and performing and recording observations regarding the patient's health (e.g. blood pressure, temperature, etc.)
provide-counselingProvide CounselingInforming the subject of care about their treatment options and about how their ongoing care should be managed between visits. This is also where treatment constents are obtained and where health education is provided.
diagnostic-testingConduct Diagnostic TestsConducting diagnostic tests, including lab tests, collection of samples, and other diagnostic tests. Lab testing may be done locally (e.g. HIV quick test) or the samples may require lab order fulfillment workflow.
determine-diagnosisDetermine DiagnosisUsing available information from the patient's history, current examinations, tests, and assessments to assist in developing a diagnosis.
guideline-based-careGuideline-based CarePerforming and recording observations, interventions, and treatment plans recommended by specific guidelines.
dispense-medicationsDispense MedicationsAdministering medications, ordered by clinicians and dispensed by a pharmacy. Pharmacies may be local to the care facility or community-based, and involves supply chain transactions to support medication management.
emergency-careEmergency CareProviding emergency care in trauma cases or as part of guildeline-based care escalation.
actue-tertiary-careAcute/Tertiary CareProviding acute or tertiary care, either as an escalation from emergency care, or from primary care due to guideline-based referral patterns.
charge-for-serviceCharge for ServiceCharging for services rendered, regardless of the mechanism of coverage.
discharge-referral-of-patientDischarge/Referral of PatientDischarging or referring a patient, including the movement of patients through levels of care delivery (e.g. acute to primary, primary to community, etc.) or the enrollment of patients in guideline-based care programs (e.g. HIV, maternal, diabetes, injury rehabilitiation, etc.).
record-and-reportRecord and ReportRecording and reporting patient-specific care management information which may be aggregated to develop reportable system management indicators at the priovider, facility, district, national, and international levels.
monitor-and-follow-up-of-patientMonitor and Follow-up of PatientMonitoring and tracking progress for each patient based on guideline recommendations.
alerts-reminders-educationAlerts Reminders EducationProviding alerts, reminders, and education to patients, providers, and health system managers.