HL7 Terminology
1.0.0 - Publication

This page is part of the HL7 Terminology (v1.0.0: Release) based on FHIR R4. The current version which supercedes this version is 5.2.0. For a full list of available versions, see the Directory of published versions



Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v3-ActIncidentCode

Set of codes indicating the type of incident or accident.

OID:2.16.840.1.113883.1.11.16508 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source Resource:XML / JSON / Turtle


Content Logical Definition

Logical Definition (CLD)

This value set includes codes based on the following rules:



This value set contains 4 concepts

Expansion based on ActCode v2.0.0 (CodeSystem)

All codes from system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-ActCode

MVAMotor vehicle accidentIncident or accident as the result of a motor vehicle accident
SCHOOLSchool AccidentIncident or accident is the result of a school place accident.
SPTSporting AccidentIncident or accident is the result of a sporting accident.
WPAWorkplace accidentIncident or accident is the result of a work place accident
_ActPatientSafetyIncidentCodeActPatientSafetyIncidentCode**Definition:** A code specifying the particular kind of Patient Safety Incident that the Incident class instance represents. **Examples:**"Medication incident", "slips, trips and falls incident".The actual value set for the domain will be determined by each (realm) implementation, whose Patient Safety terminology will be specific, although probably linked to the WHO Patient Safety Taxonomy that is currently under development

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


2020-05-06reviseVocabulary WGTed KleinMigrated to the UTG maintenance environment and publishing tooling.
2014-03-26revise2014T1_2014-03-26_001283 (RIM release ID)Vocabulary (Woody Beeler) (no record of original request)Lock all vaue sets untouched since 2014-03-26 to trackingId 2014T1_2014_03_26