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CodeSystem: eventReason

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0062 Version: 2.4.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: HL7, Inc Computable Name: EventReason
Other Identifiers: id: urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.23

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Code system of concepts which specify the reason for an event. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the EVN segment.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0062 (Event Reason)

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 case-sensitive code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0062 defines the following codes in a Is-A heirarchy:

CodeDisplayDefinitionDeutsch (German, de)
01 Patient requestPatient requestVeranlassung durch Patient
02 Physician/health practitioner orderPhysician/health practitioner orderVeranlassung durch den Arzt
03 Census managementCensus managementVeranlassung durch Patientenverwaltung
O OtherOtherandere Veranlassung
U UnknownUnknownVeranlassung unbekannt


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