HL7 Terminology (THO)
3.0.0 - Publication

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CodeSystem: PatientImportance


Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-PatientImportance
Status:Active as of 3/20/19

Patient VIP code

Content:Complete: All the concepts defined by the code system are included in the code system resource
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.5.1075 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source Resource:XML / JSON / Turtle

This Code system is referenced in the content logical definition of the following value sets:


SpecializesThe child code is a more narrow version of the concept represented by the parent code. I.e. Every child concept is also a valid parent concept. Used to allow determination of subsumption. Must be transitive, irreflexive, antisymmetric.Coding
GeneralizesInverse of Specializes. Only included as a derived relationship.Coding
internalIdhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#v3-internal-idThe internal identifier for the concept in the HL7 Access database repository.code
statushttp://hl7.org/fhir/concept-properties#statusDesignation of a concept's state. Normally is not populated unless the state is retired.code

This code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-PatientImportance defines the following codes:

BM Board MemberBoard member of health care organization19266active
DFM Physician Family MemberFamily member of staff physician19269active
DR Staff PhysicianMember of the health care organization physician staff19267active
FD Financial DonorFinancial donor to the health care organization19268active
FOR Foreign DignitaryForeign citizen dignitary of interest to the health care organization19274active
GOVT Government DignitaryGovernment dignitary of interest to the organization19270active
SFM Staff Family MemberFamily member of staff member19271active
STF Staff MemberStaff member of the health care organization19272active
VIP Very Important PersonVery important person of interest to the health care organization19273active


2020-05-06reviseTed KleinVocabulary WGMigrated to the UTG maintenance environment and publishing tooling.