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ValueSet: Payee Type Codes

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/payeetype Version: 0.4.0
Draft as of 2022-04-27 Maturity Level: 1 Responsible: Financial Management Computable Name: ClaimPayeeTypeCodes
Other Identifiers: id: urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.31

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Codes indicating the type of party to be reimbursed for cost of the products and service.


This value set is not used here; it may be used elsewhere (e.g. specifications and/or implementations that use this content)

Logical Definition (CLD)



This value set contains 4 concepts

Expansion based on codesystem Payee Type Codes v0.2.0 (CodeSystem)


The subscriber (policy holder) will be reimbursed.


Any benefit payable will be paid to the provider (Assignment of Benefit).


The beneficiary (patient) will be reimbursed.


Any benefit payable will be paid to a third party such as a guarantor.

Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

Level A few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. In this scheme, some codes are under other codes, and imply that the code they are under also applies
System The source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
Code The code (used as the code in the resource instance)
Display The display (used in the display element of a Coding). If there is no display, implementers should not simply display the code, but map the concept into their application
Definition An explanation of the meaning of the concept
Comments Additional notes about how to use the code


2023-09-07reviseFMCorey SpearsUpdate FHIR payee type Terminologies details (change from example); up-315
2020-10-14reviseVocabulary WGGrahame GrieveReset Version after migration to UTG
2020-05-07reviseVocabulary WGTed Kleinformat of name element edited for correctness in v4.1.1 (UTG Initial Release prep)
2020-05-06reviseVocabulary WGTed KleinMigrated to the UTG maintenance environment and publishing tooling.