LOINC
Version 2.71

68609-7Hospital LetterActive

Fully-Specified Name

Component
Letter
Property
Find
Time
Pt
System
Hospital
Scale
Doc
Method
{Role}

Additional Names

Short Name
Hosp Letter

Basic Attributes

Class
DOC.ONTOLOGY
Type
Clinical
First Released
Version 2.38
Last Updated
Version 2.54
Change Reason
Based on Clinical LOINC Committee decision during the September 2014 meeting, {Provider} was changed to {Author Type} to emphasize a greater breadth of potential document authors. At the September 2015 Clinical LOINC Committee meeting, the Committee decided to change {Author Type} to {Role} to align with the 'Role' axis name in the LOINC Document Ontology.
Order vs. Observation
Both

Member of these Groups

LG41829-9 Hospital|ANYTypeofService|ANYKindofDocument|ANYRole|ANYSubjectMatterDomain
LG38831-0 Letter|ANYRole|ANYSetting

Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (China)
信函:发现:时间点:医院:文档型:{角色}
it-ITItalian (Italy)
Lettera:Osservazione:Pt:Ospedale:Doc:{Role}

LOINC FHIR® API Example - CodeSystem Request Get Info

https://fhir.loinc.org/CodeSystem/$lookup?system=http://loinc.org&code=68609-7