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See the Directory of published versions icon ValueSet http://hl7.org/fhir/ValueSet/medication-admin-location

Pharmacy icon Work Group Maturity Level: 1Draft Use Context: Country: World, Not Intended for Production use
Official URL: http://hl7.org/fhir/ValueSet/medication-admin-location Version: 6.0.0-cibuild
draft as of 2024-07-19 Computable Name: MedicationAdministrationLocationCodes
Flags: Experimental OID: 2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.3127

This value set is used in the following places:

MedicationAdministration Location Codes


This expansion generated 19 Jul 2024

Expansion based on codesystem MedicationAdministration Location Codes v1.0.1 (CodeSystem) icon

This value set contains 3 concepts.

  inpatient iconhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/medication-admin-locationInpatient

Includes administrations in an inpatient or acute care setting

  outpatient iconhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/medication-admin-locationOutpatient

Includes administrations in an outpatient setting (for example, Emergency Department, Outpatient Clinic, Outpatient Surgery, Doctor's office)

  community iconhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/medication-admin-locationCommunity

Includes administrations by the patient in their home (this would include long term care or nursing homes, hospices, etc.)


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