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Reason For Visit Section

[Section: templateId 2.16.840.1.113883.10.20.22.2.12]

This section records the patient's reason for the patient's visit (as documented by the provider).  Local policy determines whether Reason for Visit and Chief Complaint are in separate or combined sections.

  1. SHALL contain exactly one [1..1] templateId ( CONF:7836, CONF:10448 ) such that it
    1. SHALL contain exactly one [1..1] @root="2.16.840.1.113883.10.20.22.2.12"
  2. SHALL contain exactly one [1..1] code (CONF:15429)/@code="29299-5" Reason for Visit (CodeSystem: 2.16.840.1.113883.6.1 LOINC) (CONF:15430)
  3. SHALL contain exactly one [1..1] text (CONF:7839)
  4. SHALL contain exactly one [1..1] title (CONF:7838)