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CodeSystem: transportationMode

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0124 Version: 2.2.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: HL7, Inc Computable Name: TransportationMode
Other Identifiers: id: urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.52

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HL7-defined code system of concepts which specify how (or whether) to transport a patient, when applicable, for an ordered service. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the OBR segment.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0124 (Transportation Mode)

This Code system is referenced in the content logical definition of the following value sets:


This code system defines the following properties for its concepts

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/v2-0124 defines the following codes:

CART Cart - patient travels on cart or gurneyCart - patient travels on cart or gurney
PORT The examining device goes to patient's locationThe examining device goes to patient's location
WALK Patient walks to diagnostic servicePatient walks to diagnostic service
WHLC WheelchairWheelchair

Additional Language Displays

CodeDeutsch (German, de)
CARTPatient wird auf Trage transportiert
PORTUntersuchung am Krankenbett
WALKPatient geht zu Fuß zum Funktionsbereich


2020-05-06reviseTed KleinVocabulary WGMigrated to the UTG maintenance environment and publishing tooling.