HL7 Terminology
2.1.0 - Publication

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CodeSystem: responseFlag


Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0121
Status:Active as of 2019-12-01

HL7-defined code system of concepts allowing the placer (sending) application to determine the amount of information to be returned from the filler. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the ORC segment.

Publisher:HL7, Inc

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:2.16.840.1.113883.18.49 (for OID based terminology systems)
Value Set:http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v2-0121 ( 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/v2-0121 defines the following codes:

E Report exceptions onlyReport exceptions only
R Same as E, also Replacement and Parent-ChildReport exceptions, replacement and parent-child
D Same as R, also other associated segmentsReport exceptions, replacement, parent-child and other associated segments
F Same as D, plus confirmations explicitlyReport exceptions, replacement, parent-child, other associated segments and explicit confirmations
N Only the MSA segment is returnedOnly the MSA segment is returned

Additional Language Displays

CodeDeutsch (German, de)
ENur OK oder Fehlercode nach Auftragsprüfung / -bearbeitung
RWie E, zusätzlich ORC-Segmente von nachgeordneten und Ersatzaufträgen
DWie R, zusätzlich Detail-Segmente (OBR usw.) von nachgeordneten und Ersatzaufträ
FWie D, zusätzlich ausdrückliche Bestätigungen
NNur Eingangsbestätigung


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