HL7 Terminology
2.0.0 - Publication

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CodeSystem: preferredMethodOfContact

Summary

Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0185
Version:2.1.0
Name:PreferredMethodOfContact
Status:Active as of 2019-12-01
Definition:

HL7-defined code system of concepts specifying which of a group of multiple phone numbers is the preferred method of contact for this person. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the STF, PRD, and CTD segments.

Publisher:HL7, Inc
Committee:Patient Administration
Copyright:

Copyright HL7. Licensed under creative commons public domain

Content:Complete: All the concepts defined by the code system are included in the code system resource
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.18.98 (for OID based terminology systems)
Value Set:http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v2-0185 ( 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:

Properties

CodeURLDescriptionType
statushttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#statusStatus of the conceptcode
deprecatedhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#v2-table-deprecatedVersion of HL7 in which the code was deprecatedcode

This code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0185 defines the following codes:

CodeDisplayDefinition
B Beeper NumberBeeper Number
C Cellular Phone NumberCellular Phone Number
E E-Mail Address (for backward compatibility)E-Mail Address (for backward compatibility)
F FAX NumberFAX Number
H Home Phone NumberHome Phone Number
O Office Phone NumberOffice Phone Number

Additional Language Displays

CodeDeutsch (German, de)
BBeeper
CHandy
EE-Mail-Adresse
FFax
Hprivate Telefonnummer
ODienstliche Telefonnummer

History

DateActionAuthorCustodianComment
2020-05-06reviseTed KleinVocabulary WGMigrated to the UTG maintenance environment and publishing tooling.