Release 4 HL7 v3 Value Set ContainerCap

Vocabulary Work Group Maturity Level: N/AExternal Use Context: Any

This value set ( is defined as part of HL7 v3. Related FHIR content: ContainerCap.


Defining URL:
Title:v3 Code System ContainerCap

The type of cap associated with a container

OID: (for OID based terminology systems)
Source ResourceXML / JSON

This value set is used in the following places:

  • CodeSystem: This value set is the designated 'entire code system' value set for v3.ContainerCap

This value set includes codes from the following code systems:


This expansion generated 21 Jan 2021

This value set contains 6 concepts

Expansion based on version 2018-08-12

All codes from system

0_MedicationCapMedicationCapCap types for medication containers
1  CHILDChildProofA cap designed to be difficult to open for children. Generally requires multiple simultaneous actions (e.g. squeeze and twist) to open. Used for products that may be dangerous if ingested or overdosed by children.
1  EASYEasyOpenA cap designed to be easily removed. For products intended to be opened by persons with limited strength or dexterity.
0FILMFilmA non-reactive plastic film covering over the opening of a container.
0FOILFoilA foil covering (type of foil not specified) over the opening of a container
0PUSHPush CapA non-threaded cap that forms a tight-fitting closure on a container by pushing the fitted end into the conatiner opening
0SCRScrew CapA threaded cap that is screwed onto the opening of a container