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Vocabulary Work GroupMaturity Level: N/AStandards Status: Informative

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Definition for Value SetLanguagePreferenceType

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>

<ValueSet xmlns="">
  <id value="language-preference-type"/> 
    <lastUpdated value="2022-07-01T20:18:23.459+00:00"/> 
    <profile value=""/> 
    <status value="extensions"/> 
    <div xmlns="">
        <li> Include these codes as defined in 
          <a href="codesystem-language-preference-type.html">
          <table class="none">
              <td style="white-space:nowrap">
                <b> Code</b> 
                <b> Display</b> 
                <b> Definition</b> 
                <a href="codesystem-language-preference-type.html#language-preference-type-verbal">verbal</a> 
              <td> verbal</td> 
              <td> The patient prefers to verbally communicate with the associated language.</td> 
                <a href="codesystem-language-preference-type.html#language-preference-type-written">written</a> 
              <td> written</td> 
              <td> The patient prefers to communicate in writing with the associated language.</td> 
  <extension url="">
    <valueCode value="pa"/> 
  <url value=""/> 
    <system value="urn:ietf:rfc:3986"/> 
    <value value="urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.1022"/> 
  <version value="4.6.0"/> 
  <name value="LanguagePreferenceType"/> 
  <status value="draft"/> 
  <publisher value="FHIR Project team"/> 
      <system value="url"/> 
      <value value=""/> 
  <description value="This value set defines the set of codes for describing the type or mode of the patient's
   preferred language."/> 
      <system value=""/> 
        <code value="verbal"/> 
        <display value="verbal"/> 
        <code value="written"/> 
        <display value="written"/> 

Usage note: every effort has been made to ensure that the examples are correct and useful, but they are not a normative part of the specification.