HL7 Terminology (THO)
3.0.0 - Publication

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CodeSystem: referralType


Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0281
Status:Active as of 12/1/19

Code system of concepts used to identify the general category of healthcare professional desired to satisfy a referral. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the RF1 segment.

Publisher:HL7, Inc
Committee:Orders and Observations

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:2.16.840.1.113883.18.174 (for OID based terminology systems)
Value Set:http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v2-0281 ( 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/v2-0281 defines the following codes:

HOM Home CareHome Care2.9
LAB LaboratoryLaboratory2.9
MED MedicalMedical2.9
PSY PsychiatricPsychiatric2.9
RAD RadiologyRadiology2.9
SKN Skilled NursingSkilled Nursing2.9
Lab LaboratoryLaboratory
Rad RadiologyRadiology
Med MedicalMedical
Skn Skilled NursingSkilled Nursing
Psy PsychiatricPsychiatric
Hom Home CareHome Care


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