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CodeSystem: personLocationType

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0305 Version: 2.1.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: HL7, Inc Computable Name: PersonLocationType
Other Identifiers: id: urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.187

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Code system of concepts specifying the categorization of the person’s location. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging datatypes that contain location identifiers such as Person Location (PL), Location with address variation (LA) and Name with date and location (NDL).

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0305 (Person Location 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/v2-0305 defines the following codes in a Is-A heirarchy:

CodeDisplayDefinitionDeutsch (German, de)
C ClinicClinicKlinik
D DepartmentDepartmentAbteilung
H HomeHomezu Hause
N Nursing UnitNursing UnitStation
O Provider's OfficeProvider's OfficeSprechzimmer
P PhonePhoneTelefon(zelle)


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