Implementation Guide CH VACD
4.0.1 - trial-use Switzerland flag

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ValueSet: Route of Administration for Immunization

Official URL: Version: 4.0.1
Active as of 2023-12-28 Computable Name: RouteOfAdministrationImmunization
Other Identifiers: id: 2.16.756. (use: OFFICIAL)

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The route of immunization administration codes. This list is only a sublist of the List used for eMedication.


Logical Definition (CLD)

  • Include these codes as defined in
    20030000Intradermal use
    20035000Intramuscular use
    20049000Nasal use
    20053000Oral use
    20066000Subcutaneous use

Additional Language Displays

CodeDeutsch (Schweiz) (German (Switzerland), de)English (United States) (English (United States), en)French (Switzerland) (fr)Italian (Switzerland) (it)rm
20030000intradermale AnwendungIntradermal useVoie intradermiqueUso intradermicoapplicaziun intradermala
20035000intramuskuläre AnwendungIntramuscular useVoie intramusculaireUso intramuscolareapplicaziun intramusculara
20049000nasale AnwendungNasal useVoie nasaleUso nasaleapplicaziun nasala
20053000zum EinnehmenOral useVoie oraleUso oraleapplicaziun orala
20066000subkutane AnwendungSubcutaneous useVoie sous-cutanéeUso sottocutaneoapplicaziun subcutana



Expansion based on system version 5 March 2019

This value set contains 5 concepts

  20030000http://standardterms.edqm.euIntradermal use
  20035000http://standardterms.edqm.euIntramuscular use
  20049000http://standardterms.edqm.euNasal use
  20053000http://standardterms.edqm.euOral use
  20066000http://standardterms.edqm.euSubcutaneous use

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