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CodeSystem: referralType

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0281 Version: 2.1.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: HL7, Inc Computable Name: ReferralType
Other Identifiers: : urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.174

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Code system of concepts used to identify the general category of healthcare professional desired to satisfy a referral. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the RF1 segment.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0281 (Referral 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/v2-0281 defines the following codes:

HOM Home CareHome Care2.9
LAB LaboratoryLaboratory2.9
MED MedicalMedical2.9
PSY PsychiatricPsychiatric2.9
RAD RadiologyRadiology2.9
SKN Skilled NursingSkilled Nursing2.9
Lab LaboratoryLaboratory
Rad RadiologyRadiology
Med MedicalMedical
Skn Skilled NursingSkilled Nursing
Psy PsychiatricPsychiatric
Hom Home CareHome Care


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