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FHIR Infrastructure Work Group   Maturity Level : 2 Trial Use Use Context : Any

This is a value set defined by the FHIR project.


Defining URL:
Version: 4.0.1 4.4.0
Name: RequestIntent
Title: RequestIntent

Codes indicating the degree of authority/intentionality associated with a request.

Committee: FHIR Infrastructure Work Group
OID: 2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.113 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source Resource XML / JSON

This value set is used in the following places:

This value set includes codes from the following code systems:


This expansion generated 01 Nov 2019 10 Aug 2020

This value set contains 9 concepts

Expansion based on version 4.0.1 RequestIntent v4.4.0 (CodeSystem)

All codes from system

Lvl Code Display Definition
0 proposal Proposal The request is a suggestion made by someone/something that does not have an intention to ensure it occurs and without providing an authorization to act.
0 plan Plan The request represents an intention to ensure something occurs without providing an authorization for others to act.
0 directive Directive The request represents a legally binding instruction authored by a Patient or RelatedPerson.
0 order Order The request represents a request/demand and authorization for action by a Practitioner.
1    original-order Original Order The request represents an original authorization for action.
1    reflex-order Reflex Order The request represents an automatically generated supplemental authorization for action based on a parent authorization together with initial results of the action taken against that parent authorization.
1    filler-order Filler Order The request represents the view of an authorization instantiated by a fulfilling system representing the details of the fulfiller's intention to act upon a submitted order.
2      instance-order Instance Order An order created in fulfillment of a broader order that represents the authorization for a single activity occurrence. E.g. The administration of a single dose of a drug.
0 option Option The request represents a component or option for a RequestGroup that establishes timing, conditionality and/or other constraints among a set of requests. Refer to [[[RequestGroup]]] for additional information on how this status is used.


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Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

Lvl A few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. For value sets, levels are mostly used to organize codes for user convenience, but may follow code system hierarchy - 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