WHO Digital Documentation of COVID-19 Certificates (DDCC)
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ValueSet: WHO Speciman Sample Origin (COVID-19)

Official URL: http://smart.who.int/ddcc/ValueSet/who-ddcc-sample-origin-covid-19 Version: 1.0.0
Draft as of 2024-01-19 Computable Name: WHO_DDCC_Sample_Origin_COVID_19

WHO Speciman Sample Origin List (COVID-19)


Logical Definition (CLD)



This value set contains 5 concepts

Expansion based on codesystem DDCC Codes for ICD11 v1.0.0 (CodeSystem)

  JAM.AH.XFhttp://id.who.int/icd11/mmsNasopharyngeal swab
  KAR.AH.XFhttp://id.who.int/icd11/mmsOropharyngeal swab
  JAE.AH.XFhttp://id.who.int/icd11/mmsSwab from nasal sinus
  KAZ.AH.XDhttp://id.who.int/icd11/mmsSaliva specimen
  DIA.AH.XAhttp://id.who.int/icd11/mmsBlood specimen

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