HL7 Terminology
2.1.0 - Publication

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ValueSet: SubscriberPolicyholder Relationship Codes


Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/subscriber-relationship
Title:SubscriberPolicyholder Relationship Codes
Status:Draft as of 2020-02-24T12:41:39+11:00 (Standards Status: Trial Use)

This value set includes codes for the relationship between the Subscriber and the Beneficiary (insured/covered party/patient).

Publisher:Financial Management
Committee:Financial Management

This is an extensible set.

OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.1385 (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 7 concepts

Expansion based on SubscriberPolicyholder Relationship Codes v0.1.0 (CodeSystem)

All codes from system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/subscriber-relationship

childChildThe Beneficiary is a child of the Subscriber
parentParentThe Beneficiary is a parent of the Subscriber
spouseSpouseThe Beneficiary is a spouse or equivalent of the Subscriber
commonCommon Law SpouseThe Beneficiary is a common law spouse or equivalent of the Subscriber
otherOtherThe Beneficiary has some other relationship the Subscriber
selfSelfThe Beneficiary is the Subscriber
injuredInjured PartyThe Beneficiary is covered under insurance of the subscriber due to an injury.

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


2020-10-14reviseGrahame GrieveVocabulary WGReset Version after migration to UTG
2020-05-06reviseTed KleinVocabulary WGMigrated to the UTG maintenance environment and publishing tooling.