HL7 Terminology
2.1.0 - Publication

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CodeSystem: sourceOfComment


Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0105
Status:Active as of 2019-12-01

HL7-defined code system of concepts which are used to specify the source of a comment. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the NTE segment.

Publisher:HL7, Inc
Committee:Infrastructure And Messaging

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:2.16.840.1.113883.18.42 (for OID based terminology systems)
Value Set:http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v2-0105 ( 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/v2-0105 defines the following codes:

L Ancillary (filler) department is source of commentAncillary (filler) department is source of comment
P Orderer (placer) is source of commentOrderer (placer) is source of comment
O Other system is source of commentOther system is source of comment

Additional Language Displays

CodeDeutsch (German, de)
PAuftraggeber / auftraggebende Stelle
OAndere Stelle


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