HL7 Terminology (THO)
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ValueSet: SchedulingActReason

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v3-SchedulingActReason Version: 2.0.0
Active as of 2014-03-26 Computable Name: SchedulingActReason
Other Identifiers: id: urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.1.11.14879

Reasons for cancelling or rescheduling an Appointment


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 includes codes based on the following rules:

This value set excludes codes based on the following rules:



This value set contains 7 concepts

Expansion based on ActReason v2.1.0 (CodeSystem)

  PAThttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-ActReasonPatient request

The Patient requested the action

  BLKhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-ActReasonUnexpected Block (of Schedule)

The time slots previously allocated are now blocked and no longer available for booking Appointments

  DEChttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-ActReasonPatient Deceased

The Patient is deceased

  FINhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-ActReasonNo Financial Backing

Patient unable to pay and not covered by insurance

  MEDhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-ActReasonMedical Status Altered

The medical condition of the Patient has changed

  MTGhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-ActReasonIn an outside meeting

The Physician is in a meeting. For example, he/she may request administrative time to talk to family after appointment

  PHYhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-ActReasonPhysician request

The Physician requested the action

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


2022-10-18reviseTSMGMarc DuteauFixing missing metadata; up-349
2020-05-06reviseVocabulary WGTed KleinMigrated to the UTG maintenance environment and publishing tooling.
2014-03-26revise2014T1_2014-03-26_001283 (RIM release ID)Vocabulary (Woody Beeler) (no record of original request)Lock all vaue sets untouched since 2014-03-26 to trackingId 2014T1_2014_03_26