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: ActStatus


Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-ActStatus
Status:Active as of 2019-03-20

Codes representing the defined possible states of an Act, as defined by the Act class state machine.

Publisher:Health Level 7
Content:Complete: All the concepts defined by the code system are included in the code system resource
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.5.14 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source Resource:XML / JSON / Turtle

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


SpecializesThe child code is a more narrow version of the concept represented by the parent code. I.e. Every child concept is also a valid parent concept. Used to allow determination of subsumption. Must be transitive, irreflexive, antisymmetric.Coding
GeneralizesInverse of Specializes. Only included as a derived relationship.Coding
internalIdhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#v3-internal-idThe internal identifier for the concept in the HL7 Access database repository.code
statushttp://hl7.org/fhir/concept-properties#statusDesignation of a concept's state. Normally is not populated unless the state is retired.code

This code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-ActStatus defines the following codes:

1normal normalEncompasses the expected states of an Act, but excludes "nullified" and "obsolete" which represent unusual terminal states for the life-cycle.15936active
2  aborted abortedThe Act has been terminated prior to the originally intended completion.15941active
2  active activeThe Act can be performed or is being performed15942active
2  cancelled cancelledThe Act has been abandoned before activation.15938active
2  completed completedAn Act that has terminated normally after all of its constituents have been performed.15940active
2  held heldAn Act that is still in the preparatory stages has been put aside. No action can occur until the Act is released.15937active
2  new newAn Act that is in the preparatory stages and may not yet be acted upon15943active
2  suspended suspendedAn Act that has been activated (actions could or have been performed against it), but has been temporarily disabled. No further action should be taken against it until it is released15939active
1nullified nullifiedThis Act instance was created in error and has been 'removed' and is treated as though it never existed. A record is retained for audit purposes only.15934active
1obsolete obsoleteThis Act instance has been replaced by a new instance.15935active


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