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CodeSystem: commentType

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0364 Version: 2.1.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: HL7, Inc Computable Name: CommentType
Other Identifiers: id: urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.222

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Code system of concepts that identify the type of comment text being sent in the specific comment record. Used in the Notes and Comments (NTE) segment in HL7 Version 2.x messaging.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0364 (Comment 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/v2-0364 defines the following codes in a Is-A heirarchy:

PI Patient InstructionsPatient Instructions
AI Ancillary InstructionsAncillary Instructions
GI General InstructionsGeneral Instructions
1R Primary ReasonPrimary Reason
2R Secondary ReasonSecondary Reason
GR General ReasonGeneral Reason
RE RemarkRemark
DR Duplicate/Interaction ReasonDuplicate/Interaction Reason


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