International Patient Summary Implementation Guide
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International Patient Summary Implementation Guide, published by Health Level Seven International - Patient Care Work Group. This is not an authorized publication; it is the continuous build for version 1.0.0). This version is based on the current content of and changes regularly. See the Directory of published versions

Terminology artifacts defined as part of the IPS Implementation Guide

Most terminologies specified by this guide are also published in the Art Decor IPS repository

Code Systems

These code systems have been defined for this implementation guide:

Global Patient Set Value Set

A value set representing the full SNOMED CT Global Patient Set ( is available here. It is provided in this IG as a FHIR ValueSet resource instance for the convenience of IPS implementers.

The current value set contains all concepts (21,782) from the September 2019 release of the GPS (based on the July 2019 SNOMED CT International Edition release) plus seven recently added concepts for Coronavirus (from the March 2020 Interim International Release) (total 21,789 concepts).

Value Sets

These value sets have been defined for this implementation guide:

Concept Maps

These concept maps have been defined for this implementation guide: