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ValueSet: hl7VS-orderControl

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v2-0119 Version: 2.0.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: HL7, Inc Computable Name: Hl7VSOrderControl
Other Identifiers: : urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.21.52

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Concepts which are used to determine the function of the order segment. Depending on the message, the action specifies by one of these control codes may refer to an order or an individual service.


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 58 concepts

Expansion based on orderControlCodes v2.8.0 (CodeSystem)

All codes in this table are from the system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0119

AFOrder/service refill request approvalAF is a response to RF where the placer authorizing a refill or quantity of refills.
CACancel order/service requestCancel order/service request
CHChild order/serviceChild order/service
CNCombined resultCombined result
CPCancel process stepCancel process step
CRCanceled as requestedCanceled as requested
DCDiscontinue order/service requestDiscontinue order/service request
DEData errorsData errors
DFOrder/service refill request deniedOrder/service refill request denied
DRDiscontinued as requestedDiscontinued as requested
FUOrder/service refilled, unsolicitedOrder/service refilled, unsolicited
HDHold order requestHold order request
HROn hold as requestedOn hold as requested
LILink order/service to patient care problem or goalLink order/service to patient care problem or goal
MCMiscellaneous Charge - not associated with an orderMiscellaneous Charge - not associated with an order
NANumber assignedNumber assigned
NRNotification ReceivedNotifies the Filler that the Placer received a cancellation, discontinuance, or other state change notice
NWNew order/serviceNew order/service
OCOrder/service canceledOrder/service canceled
ODOrder/service discontinuedOrder/service discontinued
OEOrder/service releasedOrder/service released
OFOrder/service refilled as requestedOrder/service refilled as requested
OHOrder/service heldOrder/service held
OKOrder/service accepted & OKOrder/service accepted & OK
OPNotification of order for outside dispenseNotification of order for outside dispense
ORReleased as requestedReleased as requested
PAParent order/serviceParent order/service
PRPrevious Results with new order/servicePrevious Results with new order/service
PYNotification of replacement order for outside dispenseNotification of replacement order for outside dispense
RARecommendation AcceptedIdentifies that this previously recommended replacement order has been accepted
RCRecommended ChangeIdentifies that this OBR represents a recommended replacement order
RDRecommendation DeclinedIdentifies that this previously sent recommended replacement order has been declined
REObservations/Performed Service to followObservations/Performed Service to follow
RFRefill order/service requestRefill order/service request
RLRelease previous holdRelease previous hold
ROReplacement orderReplacement order
RPOrder/service replace requestOrder/service replace request
RQReplaced as requestedReplaced as requested
RRRequest receivedRequest received
RUReplaced unsolicitedReplaced unsolicited
SCStatus changedStatus changed
SNSend order/service numberSend order/service number
SQSupplemented as requestedSupplementation confirmation message indicating that an order was supplemented as requested.
SRResponse to send order/service status requestResponse to send order/service status request
SSSend order/service status requestSend order/service status request
SUSupplement this orderIdentifies existing orders to be supplemented in Supplementation Recommendation (filler to placer) and Supplementation Request (placer to filler) messages.
UAUnable to accept order/serviceUnable to accept order/service
UCUnable to cancelUnable to cancel
UDUnable to discontinueUnable to discontinue
UFUnable to refillUnable to refill
UHUnable to put on holdUnable to put on hold
UMUnable to replaceUnable to replace
UNUnlink order/service from patient care problem or goalUnlink order/service from patient care problem or goal
URUnable to releaseUnable to release
UXUnable to changeUnable to change
XOChange order/service requestChange order/service request
XRChanged as requestedChanged as requested
XXOrder/service changed, unsol.Order/service changed, unsol.

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
System 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


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