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Vocabulary Work Group   Maturity Level : 2 3 Trial Use Use Context : Any

This is a value set defined by the FHIR project.


Defining URL:
Version: 4.0.1 4.5.0
Name: RequestResourceType
Title: RequestResourceType

A list of all the request resource types defined in this version of the FHIR specification.

Committee: Vocabulary Work Group
OID: 2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.1058 (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 15 Jan 2021

This value set contains 15 concepts

Expansion based on version 4.0.1 RequestResourceType v4.5.0 (CodeSystem)

All codes from system

Code Display Definition
Appointment Appointment A booking of a healthcare event among patient(s), practitioner(s), related person(s) and/or device(s) for a specific date/time. This may result in one or more Encounter(s).
AppointmentResponse AppointmentResponse A reply to an appointment request for a patient and/or practitioner(s), such as a confirmation or rejection.
CarePlan CarePlan Healthcare plan for patient or group.
Claim Claim Claim, Pre-determination or Pre-authorization.
CommunicationRequest CommunicationRequest A request for information to be sent to a receiver.
Contract Contract Legal Agreement.
DeviceRequest DeviceRequest Medical device request.
EnrollmentRequest EnrollmentRequest Enrollment request.
ImmunizationRecommendation ImmunizationRecommendation Guidance or advice relating to an immunization.
MedicationRequest MedicationRequest Ordering of medication for patient or group.
NutritionOrder NutritionOrder Diet, formula or nutritional supplement request.
ServiceRequest ServiceRequest A record of a request for service such as diagnostic investigations, treatments, or operations to be performed.
SupplyRequest SupplyRequest Request for a medication, substance or device.
Task Task A task to be performed.
VisionPrescription VisionPrescription Prescription for vision correction products for a patient.


See the full registry of value sets defined as part of FHIR.

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