Release 5

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Pharmacy icon Work Group Maturity Level: 1Draft Use Context: Country: World, Not Intended for Production use
Official URL: Version: 5.0.0
draft as of 2023-03-26 Computable Name: MedicationAdministrationSubpotentReason
Flags: Experimental OID: 2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.3128

This value set is used in the following places:

MedicationAdministration Subpotent Reason


This expansion generated 26 Mar 2023

This value set contains 6 concepts

Expansion based on Administration SubPotent Reason v5.0.0 (CodeSystem)

1  partialdose Dose

The full amount of the dose was not administered to the patient.

2    vomited

The patient vomited part of the dose.

1  coldchainbreak Chain Break

The medication experienced a cold chain break.

1  recall Recall

The medication was recalled by the manufacturer.

1  adversestorage Storage

The medication experienced adverse storage conditions.

1  expired Product

The medication was expired at the time of administration.


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