HL7 Terminology
1.0.0 - Publication

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Claim Information Category Codes


Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/claim-informationcategory
Title:Claim Information Category Codes

This value set includes sample Information Category codes.

Publisher:Financial Management
Committee:Financial Management
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.582 (for OID based terminology systems)

This is an example set.

Source Resource:XML / JSON / Turtle


This value set is not used

Content Logical Definition

Logical Definition (CLD)



This value set contains 14 concepts

Expansion based on Claim Information Category Codes v4.2.0 (CodeSystem)

All codes from system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/claiminformationcategory

infoInformationCodes conveying additional situation and condition information.
dischargeDischargeDischarge status and discharge to locations.
onsetOnsetPeriod, start or end dates of aspects of the Condition.
relatedRelated ServicesNature and date of the related event e.g. Last exam, service, X-ray etc.
exceptionExceptionInsurance policy exceptions.
materialMaterials ForwardedMaterials being forwarded, e.g. Models, molds, images, documents.
attachmentAttachmentMaterials attached such as images, documents and resources.
missingtoothMissing ToothTeeth which are missing for any reason, for example: prior extraction, never developed.
prosthesisProsthesisThe type of prosthesis and date of supply if a previously supplied prosthesis.
otherOtherOther information identified by the type.system.
hospitalizedHospitalizedAn indication that the patient was hospitalized, the period if known otherwise a Yes/No (boolean).
employmentimpactedEmploymentImpactedAn indication that the patient was unable to work, the period if known otherwise a Yes/No (boolean).
externalcauseExternal CaauseThe external cause of an illness or injury.
patientreasonforvisitPatient Reason for VisitThe reason for the patient visit.

Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

Level A few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. In this scheme, some codes are under other codes, and imply that the code they are under also applies
Source The source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
Code The code (used as the code in the resource instance)
Display The display (used in the display element of a Coding). If there is no display, implementers should not simply display the code, but map the concept into their application
Definition An explanation of the meaning of the concept
Comments Additional notes about how to use the code


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