HL7 Terminology (THO)
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CodeSystem: telecommunicationEquipmentType

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0202 Version: 2.3.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: HL7, Inc Computable Name: TelecommunicationEquipmentType
Other Identifiers: id: urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.107

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HL7-defined code system of concepts for specifying a type of telecommunication equipment. Best practice is to use this concept whenever a telecommunication number or access string for particular equipment is specified. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the XTN segment.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0202 (Telecommunication Equipment Type)

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/v2-0202 defines the following codes in a Is-A heirarchy:

CodeDisplayDefinitionDeutsch (German, de)
PH TelephoneTelephoneTelephon
FX FaxFaxFax
MD ModemModemModem
CP Cellular or Mobile PhoneCellular or Mobile PhoneMobiltelephon
SAT Satellite PhoneSatellite PhoneSatellitentelefon
BP BeeperBeeperBeeper/Pager
Internet Internet AddressInternet AddressInternet
X.400 X.400 email addressX.400 email addressX.400-Nummer
TDD Telecommunications Device for the DeafTelecommunications Device for the Deaf
TTY TeletypewriterTeletypewriter


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