HL7 Terminology
2.1.0 - Publication

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CodeSystem: riskManagementIncident


Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0427
Status:Active as of 2019-12-01

HL7-defined code system of concepts which specify a type of incident that occurs during a patient’s stay. Used in HL7 Version 2 messaging in the RMI segment.

Publisher:HL7, Inc
Committee:Financial Management

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:2.16.840.1.113883.18.268 (for OID based terminology systems)
Value Set:http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v2-0427 ( 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/v2-0427 defines the following codes:

B Body fluid exposureBody fluid exposure
C Contaminated SubstanceContaminated Substance
D Diet ErrorsDiet Errors
E Equipment problemEquipment problem
F Patient fell (not from bed)Patient fell (not from bed)
H Patient fell from bedPatient fell from bed
I Infusion errorInfusion error
J Foreign object left during surgeryForeign object left during surgery
K Sterile precaution violatedSterile precaution violated
P Procedure errorProcedure error
R Pharmaceutical errorPharmaceutical error
S Suicide AttemptSuicide Attempt
T Transfusion errorTransfusion error
O OtherOther


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