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CodeSystem: organizationalNameType

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0204 Version: 2.1.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: HL7, Inc Computable Name: OrganizationalNameType
Other Identifiers: : urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.109

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Code system of concepts used to specify the type of name for an organization i.e., legal name, display name. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the XON and PD1 segments.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0204 (Organizational Name Type)

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/v2-0204 defines the following codes:

A Alias nameAlias name
L Legal nameLegal name
D Display nameDisplay name
SL Stock exchange listing nameStock exchange listing name

Additional Language Displays

CodeDeutsch (German, de)
Lgesetzlicher Name
Dangezeigter Name


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