LOINC
Version 2.66

76691-5Gender identityActive

Component
Gender identity
Property
Type
Time
Pt
System
^Patient
Scale
Nom
Method
Reported

Additional Names

Short Name
Gender identity

Term Description

This term was created for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) 2015 Edition Health Information Technology (Health IT) Certification Criteria final rule. [https://www.federalregister.gov/articles/2015/10/16/2015-25597/2015-edition-health-information-technology-health-it-certification-criteria-2015-edition-base]
Source: Regenstrief LOINC

Part Description

LP189571-5   Gender identity
An individual's personal sense of being a man, woman, or other gender, regardless of the sex that person was assigned at birth. [http://www.jointcommission.org/assets/1/18/LGBTFieldGuide.pdf] Source: Regenstrief LOINC, Joint Commission: LGBT Field Guide

Basic Attributes

Class
CLIN
Type
Clinical
First Released
Version 2.52
Last Updated
Version 2.56
Order vs. Observation
Both

Example Answer List LL3322-6

Source: Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology

Answer Code Score Answer ID
Identifies as male Copyright http://snomed.info/sct ID:446151000124109 Identifies as male gender (finding) LA22878-5
Identifies as female Copyright http://snomed.info/sct ID:446141000124107 Identifies as female gender (finding) LA22879-3
Female-to-male transsexual Copyright http://snomed.info/sct ID:407377005 Female-to-male transsexual (finding) LA22880-1
Male-to-female transsexual Copyright http://snomed.info/sct ID:407376001 Male-to-female transsexual (finding) LA22881-9
Identifies as non-conforming Copyright http://snomed.info/sct ID:446131000124102 Identifies as non-conforming gender (finding) LA22882-7
Other LA46-8
Asked but unknown LA20384-6

Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (China)
性别认同:类型:时间点:^患者:名义型:报告法
it-ITItalian (Italy)
Identità di genere:Tipo:Pt:^Paziente:Nom:Riportato

LOINC FHIR® API Example - CodeSystem Request Get Info

https://fhir.loinc.org/CodeSystem/$lookup?system=http://loinc.org&code=76691-5