HL7 Terminology (THO)
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CodeSystem: organizationUnitType

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0406 Version: 2.1.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: HL7, Inc Computable Name: OrganizationUnitType
Other Identifiers: : urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.254

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HL7-defined code system of concepts which identify an environment in which a provider acts in a specified role. The provider environment is not the specialty for the provider. This is intended to allow communication of this information when the provider information may not have been communicated previously in a master file, and is used to support international requirements. Used in HL7 Version 2 messaging in the PRT and ROL segments.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0406 (Participant Organization Unit 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/v2-0406 defines the following codes:

H HomeHome
O OfficeOffice
1 HospitalHospital
2 Physician ClinicPhysician Clinic
3 Long Term CareLong Term Care
4 Acute CareAcute Care
5 OtherOther


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