HL7 Terminology
2.0.0 - Publication

This page is part of the HL7 Terminology (v2.0.0: 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

CodeSystem: CommunicationTopic


Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/communication-topic
Status:Draft as of 2020-04-09T21:10:28+00:00 (Standards Status: Draft)

Codes describing the purpose or content of the communication.

Publisher:HL7 (FHIR Project)
Committee:Patient Care
Content:Complete: All the concepts defined by the code system are included in the code system resource
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.1.1078 (for OID based terminology systems)
Value Set:http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/communication-topic ( is the value set for all codes in this code system)
Source Resource:XML / JSON / Turtle

This Code system is referenced in the content logical definition of the following value sets:

This code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/communication-topic defines the following codes:

prescription-refill-request Prescription Refill RequestThe purpose or content of the communication is a prescription refill request.
progress-update Progress UpdateThe purpose or content of the communication is a progress update.
report-labs Report LabsThe purpose or content of the communication is to report labs.
appointment-reminder Appointment ReminderThe purpose or content of the communication is an appointment reminder.
phone-consult Phone ConsultThe purpose or content of the communication is a phone consult.
summary-report Summary ReportThe purpose or content of the communication is a summary report.


2020-10-14reviseGrahame GrieveVocabulary WGReset Version after migration to UTG
2020-05-06reviseTed KleinVocabulary WGMigrated to the UTG maintenance environment and publishing tooling.