HL7 Terminology (THO)
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ValueSet: hl7VS-masterfileActionCode

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v2-0180 Version: 2.0.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: HL7, Inc Computable Name: Hl7VSMasterfileActionCode
Other Identifiers: id: urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.21.107

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Concepts specifying an action for a master file record. Used in HL7 V2.x messaging in the MFE segment.


This value set is not used here; it may be used elsewhere (e.g. specifications and/or implementations that use this content)

Logical Definition (CLD)



This value set contains 5 concepts

Expansion based on masterfileActionCode v2.1.0 (CodeSystem)

  MADhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0180Add record to master file

Add record to master file

  MDLhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0180Delete record from master file

Delete record from master file

  MUPhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0180Update record for master file

Update record for master file

  MDChttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0180Deactivate: discontinue using record in master file, but do not delete from database

Deactivate: discontinue using record in master file, but do not delete from database

  MAChttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0180Reactivate deactivated record

Reactivate deactivated record

Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

Level A few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. In this scheme, some codes are under other codes, and imply that the code they are under also applies
System The source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
Code The code (used as the code in the resource instance)
Display The display (used in the display element of a Coding). If there is no display, implementers should not simply display the code, but map the concept into their application
Definition An explanation of the meaning of the concept
Comments Additional notes about how to use the code


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