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CodeSystem: militaryService

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0140 Version: 2.2.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: HL7, Inc Computable Name: MilitaryService
Other Identifiers: : urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.62

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Code system of concepts which specify the military branch. This field is defined by CMS or other regulatory agencies. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the PD1 segment.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0140 (Military Service)

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


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/v2-0140 defines the following codes:

USA US ArmyUS Army
USN US NavyUS Navy
USAF US Air ForceUS Air Force
USMC US Marine CorpsUS Marine Corps
USCG US Coast GuardUS Coast Guard
USPHS US Public Health ServiceUS Public Health Service
NOAA National Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
NATO North Atlantic Treaty OrganizationNorth Atlantic Treaty Organization
AUSA Australian ArmyAustralian Army
AUSN Australian NavyAustralian Navy
AUSAF Australian Air ForceAustralian Air Force


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