Standard Health Record FHIR Implementation Guide

SHR LanguageQualifierCS CodeSystem

This code system defines the following codes:

preferred_spoken Preferred languagePreferred language
secondary_spoken Secondary languageSecondary language
apraxia Difficulty speaking due to motor disorderDifficulty speaking due to motor disorder
aphasia Difficulty in speaking, listening, reading, and writingDifficulty in speaking, listening, reading, and writing
signs Uses sign languageUses sign language
braille Reads using brailleReads using braille
lipreads Uses lipreading (speechreading)Uses lipreading (speechreading)
aac Uses augmentative and alternative communicationUses augmentative and alternative communication
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This code system is used by the following value sets: