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ValueSet: NHIN PurposeOfUse


Defining URL:
Name:NHIN PurposeOfUse
Status:Active as of 2010-01-29

This value set is suitable for use with the provenance resource. It is derived from, but not compatible with, the HL7 v3 Purpose of use Code system.

Publisher:The Sequoia Project

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Source Resource:XML / JSON / Turtle


This value set is not used here; it may be used elsewhere (e.g. specifications and/or implementations that use this content)

Logical Definition (CLD)



This value set contains 6 concepts

Expansion based on NHIN PurposeOfUse v2.0 (CodeSystem)

All codes from system

OPERATIONSOperationsHealthcare Operations
PUBLICHEALTHPublic HealthUses and disclosures for public health activities.
REQUESTRequestRequest of the Individual
COVERAGECoverageDisclosures for insurance or disability coverage determination

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. In this scheme, some codes are under other codes, and imply that the code they are under also applies
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)
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