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4.3.14.356 4.3.16.205 Code System http://hl7.org/fhir/metric-category

Health Care Devices Work Group   Maturity Level : 1 Trial Use Use Context : Any

This is a code system defined by the FHIR project.

Summary

Defining URL: http://hl7.org/fhir/metric-category
Version: 4.0.1 4.5.0
Name: DeviceMetricCategory
Title: DeviceMetricCategory
Definition:

Describes the category of the metric.

Committee: Health Care Devices Work Group
OID: 2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.4.649 2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.1.649 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source Resource XML / JSON

This Code system is used in the following value sets:

  • ValueSet: DeviceMetricCategory (Describes the category of the metric.)
  • ValueSet: DeviceMetricCategory (Describes the category of the metric.)
4.3.14.356.2 DeviceMetricCategory

Describes the category of the metric. This code system http://hl7.org/fhir/metric-category defines the following codes:

Code Display Definition
measurement Measurement DeviceObservations generated for this DeviceMetric are measured.
setting Setting DeviceObservations generated for this DeviceMetric is a setting that will influence the behavior of the Device.
calculation Calculation DeviceObservations generated for this DeviceMetric are calculated.
unspecified Unspecified The category of this DeviceMetric is unspecified.

 

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Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

Level A few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. See Code System for further information.
Source The source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
Code The code (used as the code in the resource instance). If the code is in italics, this indicates that the code is not selectable ('Abstract')
Display The display (used in the display element of a Coding ). If there is no display, implementers should not simply display the code, but map the concept into their application
Definition An explanation of the meaning of the concept
Comments Additional notes about how to use the code