This page is part of the FHIR Specification (v1.0.2: DSTU 2). The current version which supercedes this version is 5.0.0. For a full list of available versions, see the Directory of published versions . Page versions: R3 R2 Value Set http://hl7.org/fhir/ValueSet/care-plan-activity-category

This is a value set defined by the FHIR project.


Defining URL:http://hl7.org/fhir/ValueSet/care-plan-activity-category
Definition:High-level categorization of the type of activity in a care plan.
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.2.63 (for OID based terminology systems)
System URL:http://hl7.org/fhir/care-plan-activity-category
System OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.1.63
Source ResourceXML / JSON

This value set is used in the following places: Content Logical Definition

This value set has an inline code system http://hl7.org/fhir/care-plan-activity-category, which defines the following codes:

diet DietPlan for the patient to consume food of a specified nature
drug DrugPlan for the patient to consume/receive a drug, vaccine or other product
encounter EncounterPlan to meet or communicate with the patient (in-patient, out-patient, phone call, etc.)
observation ObservationPlan to capture information about a patient (vitals, labs, diagnostic images, etc.)
procedure ProcedurePlan to modify the patient in some way (surgery, physiotherapy, education, counseling, etc.)
supply SupplyPlan to provide something to the patient (medication, medical supply, etc.)
other OtherSome other form of action


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

Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

LevelA few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. In this scheme, some codes are under other codes, and imply that the code they are under also applies
SourceThe source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
CodeThe code (used as the code in the resource instance)
DisplayThe 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
DefinitionAn explanation of the meaning of the concept
CommentsAdditional notes about how to use the code