CH Core (R4)
4.0.1 - trial-use Switzerland flag

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ValueSet: eCH-0007 Canton Abbreviation

Official URL: Version: 4.0.1
Active as of 2023-12-28 Computable Name: ECH007CantonAbbreviation

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eCH-0007: Each municipality has a unique cantonal affiliation, which can be defined by the cantonal abbreviation commonly used in Switzerland.


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 includes codes based on the following rules:

This value set excludes codes based on the following rules:



Expansion based on codesystem eCH-0007 Canton Abbreviation incl. FL (Fürstentum Liechtenstein) v4.0.1 (CodeSystem)

This value set contains 26 concepts


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
System 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