HL7 Terminology
2.0.0 - Publication

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CodeSystem: eventConsequence


Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0240
Status:Active as of 2019-12-01

HL7-defined code system of concepts used to describe the impact of an event on a patient. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the PEO segment.

Publisher:HL7, Inc
Committee:Orders and Observations

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:2.16.840.1.113883.18.139 (for OID based terminology systems)
Value Set:http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v2-0240 ( 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:


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/v2-0240 defines the following codes:

D DeathDeath
L Life threateningLife threatening
H Caused hospitalizedCaused hospitalized
P Prolonged hospitalizationProlonged hospitalization
C Congenital anomaly/birth defectCongenital anomaly/birth defect
I Incapacity which is significant, persistent or permanentIncapacity which is significant, persistent or permanent
J Disability which is significant, persistent or permanentDisability which is significant, persistent or permanent
R Required intervention to prevent permanent impairment/damageRequired intervention to prevent permanent impairment/damage
O OtherOther


2020-05-06reviseVocabulary WGTed KleinMigrated to the UTG maintenance environment and publishing tooling.