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CodeSystem: employmentStatus

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0066 Version: 2.0.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: Health Level Seven International Computable Name: EmploymentStatus
Other Identifiers: urn:ietf:rfc:3986#Uniform Resource Identifier (URI)#urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.26

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HL7-defined code system of concepts which specify an employment status of a person. Used in HL7 Version 2 messaging in the GT1 segment.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0066 (Employment Status)

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/v2-0066 defines the following codes in a Is-A heirarchy:

CodeDisplayDefinitiondeprecatedDeutsch (German, de)
1 Full time employedFull time employedVollzeit
F Full TimeFull Time2.9
... see chapter 6see chapter 62.9
2 Part time employedPart time employedTeilzeit
P Part TimePart Time2.9
4 Self-employedSelf-employed,Selbständig
D Per DiemPer Diem2.9
C Contract, per diemContract, per diem
L Leave of absence (e.g., family leave, sabbatical, etc.)Leave of absence (e.g., family leave, sabbatical, etc.)
T Temporarily unemployedTemporarily unemployedzeitweise ohne Anstellung
3 UnemployedUnemployedNicht erwerbstätig
5 RetiredRetiredPensioniert
6 On active military dutyOn active military dutyMilitärdienst
O OtherOtherAndere
9 UnknownUnknownunbekannt


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