HL7 Terminology (THO)
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CodeSystem: eventConsequence

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0240 Version: 2.1.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: HL7, Inc Computable Name: EventConsequence
Other Identifiers: : urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.139

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HL7-defined code system of concepts used to describe the impact of an event on a patient. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the PEO segment.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0240 (Event Consequence)

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/v2-0240 defines the following codes:

D DeathDeath
L Life threateningLife threatening
H Caused hospitalizedCaused hospitalized
P Prolonged hospitalizationProlonged hospitalization
C Congenital anomaly/birth defectCongenital anomaly/birth defect
I Incapacity which is significant, persistent or permanentIncapacity which is significant, persistent or permanent
J Disability which is significant, persistent or permanentDisability which is significant, persistent or permanent
R Required intervention to prevent permanent impairment/damageRequired intervention to prevent permanent impairment/damage
O OtherOther


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