HL7 Terminology (THO)
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CodeSystem: documentType

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0270 Version: 2.1.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: HL7, Inc Computable Name: DocumentType
Other Identifiers: id: urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.163

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Code system of concepts used to identify the kind of patient document. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the TXA segment.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0270 (Document Type)

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/v2-0270 defines the following codes:

AR Autopsy reportAutopsy report
CD CardiodiagnosticsCardiodiagnostics
CN ConsultationConsultation
DI Diagnostic imagingDiagnostic imaging
DS Discharge summaryDischarge summary
ED Emergency department reportEmergency department report
HP History and physical examinationHistory and physical examination
OP Operative reportOperative report
PC Psychiatric consultationPsychiatric consultation
PH Psychiatric history and physical examinationPsychiatric history and physical examination
PN Procedure noteProcedure note
PR Progress noteProgress note
SP Surgical pathologySurgical pathology
TS Transfer summaryTransfer summary


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