HL7 Terminology
2.1.0 - Publication

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CodeSystem: HCFA Procedure Codes (HCPCS)


Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/HCPCS-all-codes
Title:HCFA Procedure Codes (HCPCS)
Status:Retired as of 2021-02-23

The HCFA Procedure Codes (HCPCS) as originally defined includes three levels of codes. Level I includes CPT codes, Level II includes HCPCS Level II codes, and Level III includes codes that have not been valid since 2003.

CPT and HCPCS Level II have their own identifiers. Therefore, this identifier should never be used in current electronic interchange and is maintained for historical reference only.

Content:Not Present: None of the concepts defined by the code system are included in the code system resource
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.6.14 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source Resource:XML / JSON / Turtle

This Code system is referenced in the content logical definition of the following value sets:

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

This code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/HCPCS-all-codes defines many codes, but they are not represented here


2021-02-24deprecateJessica BotaHTAFix the incorrect OIDs in the HCPCS code system; retired as of 02242021 release 2.0.19; proposal UP-91
2020-08-17reviseTed KleinVocabulary WGAdd element to declare case sensitivity explicitly - needed for FHIR support