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ValueSet: DocumentEntry.healthcareFacilityTypeCode

Official URL: Version: 2.0.10
Active as of 2023-12-19 Computable Name: DocumentEntryHealthcareFacilityTypeCode
Other Identifiers: id: Uniform Resource Identifier (URI)#urn:oid:2.16.756. (use: OFFICIAL)

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Type of healthcare facility as per Annex 3; EPRO-FDHA. This code describes the type of healthcare facility in which the document was compiled during the treatment process. In conjunction with the authorisation control, the patient can use this information to assign all documents from a specific type of healthcare facility to a specific confidentiality level in their rights and attributes, for example.


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)

Additional Language Displays

CodeDeutsch (Schweiz) (German (Switzerland), de)English (United States) (English (United States), en)French (Switzerland) (fr)Italian (Switzerland) (it)rm
722171005Diagnostische EinrichtungDiagnostic institutioninstitut diagnosticistituto diagnosticainstituziun diagnostica
225728007Notfall- und RettungsdiensteAccident and Emergency departmentservice d'urgence et de sauvetageservizio di pronto soccorso e di salvataggioservetsch d'urgenza e da salvament
394747008GesundheitsbehördeHealth Authorityautorité sanitaireautorità sanitariaautoritad da sanadad
66280005Organisation für Pflege zu HausePrivate home-based caresoins à domicileservizio di assistenza e cura a domicilioorganisaziun per la tgira a chasa
722172003Armeeärztliche DiensteMilitary health institutionservice sanitaire de l'arméeservizio di medicina militareservetsch da medischina militara
722173008Gesundheitseinrichtung in der HaftanstaltPrison based care siteservice de santé en milieu carcéralstruttura sanitaria in uno stabilimento carcerariostructura da sanadad en in stabiliment giudizial
42665001PflegeheimNursing homeetablissement médico-socialcasa di curachasa da tgira
35971002Ambulante EinrichtungAmbulatory care siteetablissement ambulatoirestruttura ambulatorialeinstituziun ambulanta
80522000Organisation für stationäre RehabilitationRehabilitation hospitalréadaptation stationnaireistituto di riabilitazione stazionariainstitut da reabilitaziun staziunara
394778007Domizil des PatientenClient's or patient's homedomicile du patientdomicilio del pazientedomicil dal pazient
288565001Telemedizinische EinrichtungTelemedicine institutioninstitut de télémédecinecentro di telemedicinainstituziun da telemedischina
264358009ArztpraxisGeneral practice premisescabinet médicalstudio medicopratica da medi
43741000BehandlungsortSite of carelieu de traitementluogo di trattamentoautras organisaziuns dals fatgs da tgira
91154008GeburtshausBirthing centermaison de naissancecasa di nascitachasa da parturir



Expansion based on:

  • SNOMED CT International edition 01-Sep 2023
  • SNOMED CT International edition 01-Sep 2023

This value set contains 16 concepts

  722171005 institution (environment)
  225728007 and Emergency department (environment)
  394747008 Authority (qualifier value)inactive
  66280005 home-based care (environment)
  22232009 (environment)
  722172003 health institution (environment)
  722173008 based care site (environment)
  42665001 home (environment)
  264372000 (environment)
  35971002 care site (environment)
  80522000 hospital (environment)
  394778007's or patient's home (environment)
  288565001 center (environment)
  264358009 practice premises (environment)
  43741000 of care (environment)
  91154008 birthing center (environment)

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