HL7 Terminology (THO)
5.1.0 - Publication Global (Whole world)

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CodeSystem: admissionType

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0007 Version: 2.2.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: HL7, Inc Computable Name: AdmissionType
Other Identifiers: id: urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.9

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Code system of concepts specifying the circumstances under which the patient was or will be admitted. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the PV1 segment.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0007 (Admission 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 code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0007 defines the following codes:

A AccidentAccident
E EmergencyEmergency
L Labor and DeliveryLabor and Delivery
R RoutineRoutine
N Newborn (Birth in healthcare facility)Newborn (Birth in healthcare facility)
U UrgentUrgent
C ElectiveElective

Additional Language Displays

CodeDeutsch (German, de)
AUnfall / Notarztwagen
ENotfall ohne Einweisung
LEntbindung / Geburt
Udringliche Aufnahme
Cwahlfreie Aufnahme


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