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CodeSystem: Example Message Reason Codes

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/message-reasons-encounter Version: 0.1.0
Standards status: Draft Maturity Level: 1 Responsible: FHIR Project Computable Name: ExampleMessageReasonCodes
Other Identifiers: : urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.1.1122

Example Message Reasons. These are the set of codes that might be used an updating an encounter using admin-update.

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

This code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/message-reasons-encounter defines the following codes:

admit AdmitThe patient has been admitted.
discharge DischargeThe patient has been discharged.
absent AbsentThe patient has temporarily left the institution.
return ReturnedThe patient has returned from a temporary absence.
moved MovedThe patient has been moved to a new location.
edit EditEncounter details have been updated (e.g. to correct a coding error).


2020-10-14reviseGrahame GrieveVocabulary WGReset Version after migration to UTG
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