Release 4 Value Set

Vocabulary Work Group Maturity Level: 0Informative Use Context: Any

This is a value set defined by the FHIR project.


Defining URL:

A list of all the event resource types defined in this version of the FHIR specification.

Committee:Vocabulary Work Group
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.1060 (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 EventResourceType

This value set includes codes from the following code systems:


This expansion generated 21 Jan 2021

This value set contains 34 concepts

Expansion based on version 4.0.1

All codes from system

ChargeItemChargeItemItem containing charge code(s) associated with the provision of healthcare provider products.
ClaimResponseClaimResponseRemittance resource.
ClinicalImpressionClinicalImpressionA clinical assessment performed when planning treatments and management strategies for a patient.
CommunicationCommunicationA record of information transmitted from a sender to a receiver.
CompositionCompositionA set of resources composed into a single coherent clinical statement with clinical attestation.
ConditionConditionDetailed information about conditions, problems or diagnoses.
ConsentConsentA healthcare consumer's policy choices to permits or denies recipients or roles to perform actions for specific purposes and periods of time.
CoverageCoverageInsurance or medical plan or a payment agreement.
DeviceUseStatementDeviceUseStatementRecord of use of a device.
DiagnosticReportDiagnosticReportA Diagnostic report - a combination of request information, atomic results, images, interpretation, as well as formatted reports.
DocumentManifestDocumentManifestA list that defines a set of documents.
DocumentReferenceDocumentReferenceA reference to a document.
EncounterEncounterAn interaction during which services are provided to the patient.
EnrollmentResponseEnrollmentResponseEnrollmentResponse resource.
EpisodeOfCareEpisodeOfCareAn association of a Patient with an Organization and Healthcare Provider(s) for a period of time that the Organization assumes some level of responsibility.
ExplanationOfBenefitExplanationOfBenefitExplanation of Benefit resource.
FamilyMemberHistoryFamilyMemberHistoryInformation about patient's relatives, relevant for patient.
GuidanceResponseGuidanceResponseThe formal response to a guidance request.
ImagingStudyImagingStudyA set of images produced in single study (one or more series of references images).
ImmunizationImmunizationImmunization event information.
MeasureReportMeasureReportResults of a measure evaluation.
MediaMediaA photo, video, or audio recording acquired or used in healthcare. The actual content may be inline or provided by direct reference.
MedicationAdministrationMedicationAdministrationAdministration of medication to a patient.
MedicationDispenseMedicationDispenseDispensing a medication to a named patient.
MedicationStatementMedicationStatementRecord of medication being taken by a patient.
ObservationObservationMeasurements and simple assertions.
PaymentNoticePaymentNoticePaymentNotice request.
PaymentReconciliationPaymentReconciliationPaymentReconciliation resource.
ProcedureProcedureAn action that is being or was performed on a patient.
ProcessResponseProcessResponseProcessResponse resource.
QuestionnaireResponseQuestionnaireResponseA structured set of questions and their answers.
RiskAssessmentRiskAssessmentPotential outcomes for a subject with likelihood.
SupplyDeliverySupplyDeliveryDelivery of bulk Supplies.
TaskTaskA task to be performed.


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Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

LvlA few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. For value sets, levels are mostly used to organize codes for user convenience, but may follow code system hierarchy - see Code System for further information
SourceThe source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
CodeThe code (used as the code in the resource instance). If the code is in italics, this indicates that the code is not selectable ('Abstract')
DisplayThe 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
DefinitionAn explanation of the meaning of the concept
CommentsAdditional notes about how to use the code