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4.3.14.468 4.3.16.265 Code System http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/measure-improvement-notation

Clinical Quality Information Work Group   Maturity Level : 2 Trial Use Use Context : Any

This is a code system defined by the FHIR project.

Summary

Defining URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/measure-improvement-notation
Version: 4.0.1 4.5.0
Name: MeasureImprovementNotation
Title: MeasureImprovementNotation
Definition:

Observation values that indicate what change in a measurement value or score is indicative of an improvement in the measured item or scored issue.

Committee: Clinical Quality Information Work Group
OID: 2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.4.1395 2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.1.1395 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source Resource XML / JSON

This Code system is used in the following value sets:

  • ValueSet: MeasureImprovementNotation (Observation values that indicate what change in a measurement value or score is indicative of an improvement in the measured item or scored issue.)
  • ValueSet: MeasureImprovementNotation (Observation values that indicate what change in a measurement value or score is indicative of an improvement in the measured item or scored issue.)
4.3.14.468.2 MeasureImprovementNotation

Observation values that indicate what change in a measurement value or score is indicative of an improvement in the measured item or scored issue. This code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/measure-improvement-notation defines the following codes:

Code Display Definition
increase Increased score indicates improvement Improvement is indicated as an increase in the score or measurement (e.g. Higher score indicates better quality).
decrease Decreased score indicates improvement Improvement is indicated as a decrease in the score or measurement (e.g. Lower score indicates better quality).

 

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