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CodeSystem: riskManagementIncident

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0427 Version: 2.1.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: HL7, Inc Computable Name: RiskManagementIncident
Other Identifiers: id: urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.268

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HL7-defined code system of concepts which specify a type of incident that occurs during a patient’s stay. Used in HL7 Version 2 messaging in the RMI segment.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0427 (Risk Management Incident Code)

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/v2-0427 defines the following codes:

B Body fluid exposureBody fluid exposure
C Contaminated SubstanceContaminated Substance
D Diet ErrorsDiet Errors
E Equipment problemEquipment problem
F Patient fell (not from bed)Patient fell (not from bed)
H Patient fell from bedPatient fell from bed
I Infusion errorInfusion error
J Foreign object left during surgeryForeign object left during surgery
K Sterile precaution violatedSterile precaution violated
P Procedure errorProcedure error
R Pharmaceutical errorPharmaceutical error
S Suicide AttemptSuicide Attempt
T Transfusion errorTransfusion error
O OtherOther


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