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Language


Identifier:2.01
Definition:Language will be identified as spoken, written, or understood; but no attempt will be made to assess proficiency. The default language is English, but English is to be entered explicitly similar to any other listed language
Constraints:C154-[DE-2.01-1] Language SHALL be coded as specified in HITSP/C80 Section 2.2.1.2.9 Language

C154-[DE-2.01-2] Sign language SHALL be treated as a separate language

Value Set


Language Value Set

OID:2.16.840.1.113883.1.11.11526
Definition:The value set is defined by Internet RFC 4646 (replacing RFC 3066). Please see ISO 639 language code set maintained by Library of Congress for enumeration of language codes and Frequently Asked Questions.
Code System Name:Tags for Identifying Languages
Code System Source:The Internet Society

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