HL7 Terminology
2.1.0 - Publication

This page is part of the HL7 Terminology (v2.1.0: 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: documentType


Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0270
Status:Active as of 2019-12-01

Code system of concepts used to identify the kind of patient document. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the TXA segment.

Publisher:HL7, Inc
Committee:Structured Documents

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:2.16.840.1.113883.18.163 (for OID based terminology systems)
Value Set:http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v2-0270 ( 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/v2-0270 defines the following codes:

AR Autopsy reportAutopsy report
CD CardiodiagnosticsCardiodiagnostics
CN ConsultationConsultation
DI Diagnostic imagingDiagnostic imaging
DS Discharge summaryDischarge summary
ED Emergency department reportEmergency department report
HP History and physical examinationHistory and physical examination
OP Operative reportOperative report
PC Psychiatric consultationPsychiatric consultation
PH Psychiatric history and physical examinationPsychiatric history and physical examination
PN Procedure noteProcedure note
PR Progress noteProgress note
SP Surgical pathologySurgical pathology
TS Transfer summaryTransfer summary


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