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

ValueSet: ActPatientTransportationModeCode


Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v3-ActPatientTransportationModeCode
Status:Active as of 2014-03-26

Definition: Characterizes how a patient was or will be transported to the site of a patient encounter.

Examples: Via ambulance, via public transit, on foot.

OID:2.16.840.1.113883.1.11.19733 (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 16 concepts

Expansion based on ActCode v5.0.0 (CodeSystem)

All codes from system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-ActCode

_ActPatientTransportationModeCodeActPatientTransportationModeCodeDefinition: Characterizes how a patient was or will be transported to the site of a patient encounter. *Examples:* Via ambulance, via public transit, on foot.
AFOOTpedestrian transport
OnFootpedestrian transport
AMBTambulance transport
AMBAIRfixed-wing ambulance transport
Fixed-wingAmbulancefixed-wing ambulance transport
AMBGRNDground ambulance transport
GroundAmbulanceground ambulance transport
AMBHELOhelicopter ambulance transport
HelicopterAmbulancehelicopter ambulance transport
Ambulanceambulance transport
LAWENFlaw enforcement transport
LawEnforcementVehiclelaw enforcement transport
PRVTRNprivate transport
PrivateTransportprivate transport
PUBTRNpublic transport
PublicTransportpublic transport

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


2020-05-06reviseVocabulary WGTed KleinMigrated to the UTG maintenance environment and publishing tooling.
2014-03-26revise2014T1_2014-03-26_001283 (RIM release ID)Vocabulary (Woody Beeler) (no record of original request)Lock all vaue sets untouched since 2014-03-26 to trackingId 2014T1_2014_03_26