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Clinical Decision Support Work Group Maturity Level: 3Trial Use Use Context: Any

This is a value set defined by the FHIR project.


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The type of participant for the action.

Committee:Clinical Decision Support Work Group
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.811 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source ResourceXML / JSON

This value set is used in the following places:


This expansion generated 23 Jun 2022

This value set contains 10 concepts

Expansion based on ActionParticipantType v4.6.0 (CodeSystem)

All codes in this table are from the system

careteamCareTeamThe participant is a care team caring for the patient under evaluation.
deviceDeviceThe participant is a system or device used in the care of the patient.
groupGroupThe participant is a group of participants involved in the care of the patient.
healthcareserviceHealthcareServiceThe participant is an institution that can provide the given healthcare service used in the care of the patient.
locationLocationThe participant is a location involved in the care of the patient.
organizationOrganizationThe participant is an organization involved in the care of the patient.
patientPatientThe participant is the patient under evaluation.
practitionerPractitionerThe participant is a practitioner involved in the patient's care.
practitionerrolePractitionerRoleThe participant is a particular practitioner role involved in the patient's care.
relatedpersonRelatedPersonThe participant is a person related to the patient.


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Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

LvlA few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. For value sets, levels are mostly used to organize codes for user convenience, but may follow code system hierarchy - see Code System for further information
SourceThe source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
CodeThe code (used as the code in the resource instance). If the code is in italics, this indicates that the code is not selectable ('Abstract')
DisplayThe 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
DefinitionAn explanation of the meaning of the concept
CommentsAdditional notes about how to use the code