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: MessageWaitingPriority


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

Indicates that the receiver has messages for the sender

OpenIssue: Description does not make sense relative to name of coding system. Must be reviewed and improved.

Content:Complete: All the concepts defined by the code system are included in the code system resource
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.5.1083 (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
SmallerThanhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#SmallerThanThe source concept code is "less than" the target concept in a strictly ordinal sense.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-MessageWaitingPriority defines the following codes:

CodeDisplayDefinitionSmaller ThaninternalIdstatus
H HighHigh priority messages are available19790active
L LowLow priority messages are availableM19792active
M MediumMedium priority messages are available19791active


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