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 2.1.0. For a full list of available versions, see the Directory of published versions

CodeSystem: Example Message Reason Codes


Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/message-reasons-encounter
Title:Example Message Reason Codes
Status:Draft as of 2020-11-07T09:27:49+11:00 (Standards Status: Draft)

Example Message Reasons. These are the set of codes that might be used an updating an encounter using admin-update.

Publisher:FHIR Project
Committee:Infrastructure And Messaging
Content:Complete: All the concepts defined by the code system are included in the code system resource
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.1.1122 (for OID based terminology systems)
Value Set:http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/message-reason-encounter ( 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/message-reasons-encounter defines the following codes:

admit AdmitThe patient has been admitted.
discharge DischargeThe patient has been discharged.
absent AbsentThe patient has temporarily left the institution.
return ReturnedThe patient has returned from a temporary absence.
moved MovedThe patient has been moved to a new location.
edit EditEncounter details have been updated (e.g. to correct a coding error).


2020-10-14reviseVocabulary WGGrahame GrieveReset Version after migration to UTG
2020-05-06reviseVocabulary WGTed KleinMigrated to the UTG maintenance environment and publishing tooling.