US Core Implementation Guide
5.0.1 - STU5 Release US

This page is part of the US Core (v6.1.0: STU6 Update) based on FHIR R4. This is the current published version. For a full list of available versions, see the Directory of published versions. Page versions: STU5

CodeSystem: US Core Observation Category Extension Codes

Official URL: Version: 5.0.1
Active as of 2022-04-07 Computable Name: USCoreObservationCategoryExtensionCodes

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Set of codes for implementation of the US-Core profiles. These codes are extensions to the FHIR Observation Category Codes.

This Code system is referenced in the content logical definition of the following value sets:

This code system defines the following codes:

clinical-test Clinical TestIncludes non-imaging and non-laboratory tests performed on a patient that results in structured or unstructured (narrative) findings specific to the patient, such as electrocardiogram (ECG), visual acuity exam, macular exam, or graded exercise testing (GXT), to facilitate the diagnosis and management of conditions.