HL7 Terminology
2.1.0 - Publication

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NamingSystem: pan-Canadian Provider Types

Summary

Defining URLhttp://terminology.hl7.org/NamingSystem/v3-scptype
NameScptype
Statusactive
Definition

SCPTYPE is used to encode and categorize an entity that delivers health care in an expected and professional manner to an entity in need of health care services. Examples: Registered Nurse, Chiropractor, Physician, Custodial Care Clinic. Allows for the implementation of role-based access to clinical functions and data. Provisioning of clinical services is based on the role that a provider may play in the health system.

PublisherCanada Health Infoway

Identifiers

TypeValuePreferred
OID2.16.840.1.113883.2.20.5.3true
URIhttps://fhir.infoway-inforoute.ca/CodeSystem/scptypetrue