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CodeSystem: organizationUnitType

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0474 Version: 2.2.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: HL7, Inc Computable Name: OrganizationUnitType
Other Identifiers: : urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.302

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Code system of concepts specifying the classification of the organization unit. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the ORG segment.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0474 (Practitioner 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/v2-0474 defines the following codes:

D DepartmentDepartment
F FacilityFacility
L Local market areaLocal market area2.9
U SubdepartmentSubdepartment
M Medical Center AreaMedical Center Area2.9
S SubdivisionSubdivision
V DivisionDivision


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