HL7 Terminology
2.1.0 - Publication

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ValueSet: Appointment cancellation reason


Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/appointment-cancellation-reason
Title:Appointment cancellation reason
Status:Draft as of 2020-02-24T12:41:39+11:00 (Standards Status: Draft)

This example value set defines a set of reasons for the cancellation of an appointment.

Publisher:FHIR Project team
Committee:Patient Administration
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.1381 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source Resource:XML / JSON / Turtle


This value set is not used here; it may be used elsewhere (e.g. specifications and/or implementations that use this content)

Logical Definition (CLD)



This value set contains 32 concepts

Expansion based on http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/appointment-cancellation-reason version 4.0.1

All codes from system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/appointment-cancellation-reason

pat-crsPatient: Canceled via automated reminder system
pat-cppPatient: Canceled via Patient Portal
pat-decPatient: Deceased
pat-fbPatient: Feeling Better
pat-ltPatient: Lack of Transportation
pat-mtPatient: Member Terminated
pat-mvPatient: Moved
pat-pregPatient: Pregnant
pat-swlPatient: Scheduled from Wait List
pat-ucpPatient: Unhappy/Changed Provider
prov-persProvider: Personal
prov-dchProvider: Discharged
prov-eduProvider: Edu/Meeting
prov-hospProvider: Hospitalized
prov-labsProvider: Labs Out of Acceptable Range
prov-mriProvider: MRI Screening Form Marked Do Not Proceed
prov-oncProvider: Oncology Treatment Plan Changes
maintEquipment Maintenance/Repair
meds-incPrep/Med Incomplete
oth-cmsOther: CMS Therapy Cap Service Not Authorized
oth-errOther: Error
oth-finOther: Financial
oth-ivOther: Improper IV Access/Infiltrate IV
oth-intOther: No Interpreter Available
oth-muOther: Prep/Med/Results Unavailable
oth-roomOther: Room/Resource Maintenance
oth-oerrOther: Schedule Order Error
oth-swieOther: Silent Walk In Error
oth-weathOther: Weather

Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

Level A few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. In this scheme, some codes are under other codes, and imply that the code they are under also applies
Source The source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
Code The code (used as the code in the resource instance)
Display The display (used in the display element of a Coding). If there is no display, implementers should not simply display the code, but map the concept into their application
Definition An explanation of the meaning of the concept
Comments Additional notes about how to use the code


2020-10-14reviseVocabulary WGGrahame GrieveReset Version after migration to UTG
2020-05-06reviseVocabulary WGTed KleinMigrated to the UTG maintenance environment and publishing tooling.