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CodeSystem: confidentialityCodes

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0177 Version: 2.1.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: HL7, Inc Computable Name: ConfidentialityCodes
Other Identifiers: : urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.92

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Code system of concepts specifying the degree to which special confidentiality protection should be applied to the observation. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the OM1 and ORC segments.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0177 (Confidentiality Code)

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/v2-0177 defines the following codes:

V Very restrictedVery restricted
R RestrictedRestricted
U Usual controlUsual control
EMP EmployeeEmployee
UWM Unwed motherUnwed mother
VIP Very important person or celebrityVery important person or celebrity
PSY Psychiatric patientPsychiatric patient
AID AIDS patientAIDS patient
HIV HIV(+) patientHIV(+) patient
ETH Alcohol/drug treatment patientAlcohol/drug treatment patient

Additional Language Displays

CodeDeutsch (German, de)
Vstreng vertraulich
Unormaler Zugriff
UWMunverheiratete Mutter
HIVHIV-positiver Patient
ETHAlkohol-/medikamentenabhängiger Patient


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