HL7 Terminology (THO)
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This page is part of the HL7 Terminology (v3.1.0: 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: AssignedNonPersonLivingSubjectRoleType

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v3-AssignedNonPersonLivingSubjectRoleType Version: 2.0.0
Active as of 2014-03-26 Computable Name: AssignedNonPersonLivingSubjectRoleType
Other Identifiers: : urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.1.11.19869

Description:A role type that is used to further qualify a non-person subject playing a role where the role class attribute is set to RoleClass AssignedEntity


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 7 concepts

Expansion based on RoleCode v2.2.0 (CodeSystem)

All codes in this table are from the system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-RoleCode

0_AssignedNonPersonLivingSubjectRoleTypeAssignedNonPersonLivingSubjectRoleType**Description:**A role type that is used to further qualify a non-person subject playing a role where the role class attribute is set to RoleClass AssignedEntity
1  ASSISTAssistive non-person living subject**Description:**Dogs trained to assist the ill or physically challenged.
1  BIOTHBiotherapeutic non-person living subject**Description:**Animals, including fish and insects, and microorganisms which may participate as assigned entities in biotherapies.
2    ANTIBIOTAntibiotic**Description:**Non-person living subject used as antibiotic. **Examples:**Bacteriophage, is a virus that infects bacteria.
2    DEBRDebridement**Description:**Maggots raised for biodebridement. **Discussion:** Maggot Debridement Therapy is the medical use of live maggots for cleaning non-healing wounds. **Examples:**Removal of burnt skin.
1  CCOClinical Companion**Description:**Companion animals, such as dogs, cats, and rabbits, which may be provided to patients to improve general mood, decrease depression and loneliness, and distract from stress-inducing concerns to improve quality of life.
1  SEESeeing**Description:**Dogs trained to assist persons who are seeing impaired or blind.
1  SNIFFSniffing**Description:**Dogs trained or having the ability to detect imminent seizures or cancers in humans, probably as a result of volatile chemical (odors) given off by the malignancy of the host.

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


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