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CodeSystem: masterfileActionCode

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0180 Version: 2.1.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: HL7, Inc Computable Name: MasterfileActionCode
Other Identifiers: id: urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.95

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HL7-defined code system of concepts specifying an action for a master file record. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the MFE segment.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0180 (Record-level Event 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 case-sensitive code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0180 defines the following codes in a Is-A heirarchy:

CodeDisplayDefinitionDeutsch (German, de)
MAD Add record to master fileAdd record to master fileDatensatz hinzufügen
MDL Delete record from master fileDelete record from master fileDatensatz löschen
MUP Update record for master fileUpdate record for master fileDatensatz ändern
MDC Deactivate: discontinue using record in master file, but do not delete from databaseDeactivate: discontinue using record in master file, but do not delete from databaseDatensatz inaktivieren, aber nicht löschen
MAC Reactivate deactivated recordReactivate deactivated recordDatensatz wieder aktivieren


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