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CodeSystem: observationResultHandling

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0507 Version: 2.3.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: HL7, Inc Computable Name: ObservationResultHandling
Other Identifiers: : urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.331

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Code system of concepts regarding the handling of a result. For example, an order may specify that the result (e.g., an x-ray film) should be given to the patient for return to the requestor. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the OBR segment.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0507 (Observation Result Handling)

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/v2-0507 defines the following codes:

F Film-with-patientFilm-with-patient
N Notify provider when readyNotify provider when ready
A Alert provider when abnormalAlert provider when abnormal
CC Copies requestedCopies requested
BCC Blind copyBlind copy


2020-05-06reviseVocabulary WGTed KleinMigrated to the UTG maintenance environment and publishing tooling.