New Zealand HPI Implementation Guide
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ValueSet: HPI Scope of Practice


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Title:HPI Scope of Practice
Status:Active as of 2/24/20, 12:00 AM

A coded type for professional scope of practice.

Publisher:Ministry of Health
Source Resource:XML / JSON / Turtle


Logical Definition (CLD)



This value set contains 113 concepts

Expansion based on Scope of practice v1.0.0 (CodeSystem)

All codes in this table are from the system

DEAAAdministering Local Anaesthetic in Dental Hygiene Practice
DEACAdult Care in Dental Therapy Practice
DECDClinical Dental Technology Practice
DEDADental Auxiliary Practice
DEDHDental Hygiene Practice
DEDRDiagnostic Radiography in Dental Therapy Practice
DEDTDental Technology Practice
DEENEndodontic Specialists
DEEOExtra Oral Radiography Practice in Dental Hygiene, Dental Auxiliary and Orthodontic Auxiliary Practice
DEGDGeneral Dental Therapy Practice
DEIAImplant over dentures in clinical dental technology practice
DEIOIntra Oral Radiography in Dental Hygiene, Dental Auxiliary and Orthodontic Auxiliary Practice
DENTGeneral Dental Practice
DEOAOrthodontic Auxiliary Practice
DEOMOral Medicine Specialists
DEOPOral Pathology Specialists
DEOROral and Maxillofacial Surgery Specialists
DEOSOral Surgery Specialists
DEPAPaediatric Dentistry Specialists
DEPDPulpotomies in Dental Therapy Practice
DEPEPeriodontic Specialists
DEPHPublic Health Dentistry (or Community Dentistry) Specialists
DEPSProsthodontic Specialists
DERDRadiography in Dental Therapy Practice
DERERestorative Dentistry Specialists
DESNSpecial Needs Dentistry Specialists
DESPOrthodontic Specialists
DESSStainless Steel Crowns in Dental Therapy Practice
DEUOUndertaking Orthodontic Procedures in Dental Hygiene Practice
LTATAnaesthetic Technician
LTPAMedical Laboratory Pre-Analytical Technician
LTLSMedical Laboratory Scientist
LTLTMedical Laboratory Technician
MCAMVocational Scope of Accident and Medical Practice
MCANVocational Scope of Anaesthesia
MCAPVocational Scope of Pain Medicine
MCBMVocational Scope of Breast Medicine
MCCGVocational Scope of Clinical Genetics
MCCSVocational Scope of Cardiothoracic Surgery
MCDEVocational Scope of Dermatology
MCDIVocational Scope of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology
MCEMVocational Scope of Emergency Medicine
MCFPVocational Scope of Family Planning/Reproductive Health
MCGEGeneral Scope of Practice
MCGPVocational Scope of General Practice
MCGSVocational Scope of General Surgery
MCICVocational Scope of Intensive Care Medicine
MCIMVocational Scope of Internal Medicine
MCMAVocational Scope of Medical Administration
MCMMVocational Scope of Musculoskeletal Medicine
MCNSVocational Scope of Neurosurgery
MCOGVocational Scope of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
MCOHVocational Scope of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
MCOMVocational Scope of Occupational Medicine
MCOPVocational Scope of Ophthalmology
MCORVocational Scope of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
MCOSVocational Scope of Orthopaedic Surgery
MCPAVocational Scope of Pathology
MCPEVocational Scope of Paediatrics
MCPGProvisional General Scope of Practice
MCPHVocational Scope of Public Health Medicine
MCPMVocational Scope of Palliative Medicine
MCPRVocational Scope of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
MCPSVocational Scope of Paediatric Surgery
MCPVProvisional Vocational Scope of Practice
MCPYVocational Scope of Psychiatry
MCRHVocational Scope of Rural Hospital Medicine
MCRMVocational Scope of Rehabilitation Medicine
MCROVocational Scope of Radiation Oncology
MCSHVocational Scope of Sexual Health Medicine
MCSMVocational Scope of Sports Medicine
MCSPSpecial Purpose Scope of Practice
MCTRMedical Council Temporary Registration
MCURVocational Scope of Urology
MCVOVocational Scope of Practice
MCVSVocational Scope of Vascular Surgery
NCENEnrolled Nurse
NCNANurse Assistant
NCNPNurse Practitioner
NCRNRegistered Nurse
OCCTOccupational Therapist
OPDIOptical Dispensing (Dispensing Optician)
OPEDEducator in Optometry (Educator Optometrist)
OPETEducator in Optometry (TPA Endorsement) (Educator Optometrist with Therapeutic Pharmaceutical Agents (TPA) Endorsement)
OPTEOptometry (TPA Endorsement) (Optometrist with Therapeutic Pharmaceutical Agents (TPA) Endorsement)
OPTPOptometry (Optometrist)
PHINIntern Pharmacist
PHPPPharmacist Prescriber
PODPPodiatric Prescriber
PODRPodiatric Radiographic Imager
PODSPodiatric Surgeon
POVDVisiting Podiatrist Educator/Presenter
PSCEClinical and Educational
PSCLClinical Psychologist
PSCOCounselling Psychologist
PSEDEducational Psychologist
PSITTrainee or Intern Psychologist
RTMRMagnetic Resonance Technologist
RTMTNuclear Medicine Technologist
RTRTRadiation Therapist
RTTEMedical Radiation Technologist
RTTMTrainee Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Technologist
RTTNTrainee Nuclear Medicine Technologist
RTTSTrainee Sonographer

Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

Level A few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. In this scheme, some codes are under other codes, and imply that the code they are under also applies
Source The source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
Code The code (used as the code in the resource instance)
Display The 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
Definition An explanation of the meaning of the concept
Comments Additional notes about how to use the code