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CodeSystem: contactRole2

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0131 Version: 2.1.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: HL7, Inc Computable Name: ContactRole2
Other Identifiers: : urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.58

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Code system of concepts which specify a relationship role that the next of kin/associated parties plays with regard to the patient. Also used in referrals, for example, it may be necessary to identify the contact representative at the clinic that sent a referral. Used in HL7 Version 2 messaging in the NK1 and CTD segments after 2.5, when it replace 2.16.840.1.113883.18.57.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0131 (Contact Role)

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


statushttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#statuscodeStatus of the concept
deprecatedhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#v2-table-deprecatedcodeVersion of HL7 in which the code was deprecated

This code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0131 defines the following codes:

BP Billing contact personBilling contact person2.9
CP Contact personContact person2.9
EP Emergency contact personEmergency contact person2.9
PR Person preparing referralPerson preparing referral2.9
E EmployerEmployer
C Emergency ContactEmergency Contact
F Federal AgencyFederal Agency
I Insurance CompanyInsurance Company
N Next-of-KinNext-of-Kin
S State AgencyState Agency
O OtherOther
U UnknownUnknown

Additional Language Displays

CodeDeutsch (German, de)
BPKontaktperson für Abrechnung
EPKontaktperson für Notfälle
PRPerson, die die Überweisung vorbereitet
CAnsprechpartner in Notfällen


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