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CodeSystem: preferredMethodOfContact

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0185 Version: 2.0.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: Health Level Seven International Computable Name: PreferredMethodOfContact
Other Identifiers: id: Uniform Resource Identifier (URI)#urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.98

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HL7-defined code system of concepts specifying which of a group of multiple phone numbers is the preferred method of contact for this person. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the STF, PRD, and CTD segments.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0185 (Preferred Method of Contact)

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

Properties

This code system defines the following properties for its concepts

CodeURITypeDescription
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

Concepts

This case-sensitive code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0185 defines the following codes in a Is-A heirarchy:

CodeDisplayDefinitionDeutsch (German, de)
B Beeper NumberBeeper NumberBeeper
C Cellular Phone NumberCellular Phone NumberHandy
E E-Mail Address (for backward compatibility)E-Mail Address (for backward compatibility)E-Mail-Adresse
F FAX NumberFAX NumberFax
H Home Phone NumberHome Phone Numberprivate Telefonnummer
O Office Phone NumberOffice Phone NumberDienstliche Telefonnummer

History

DateActionCustodianAuthorComment
2023-11-14reviseTSMGMarc DuteauAdd standard copyright and contact to internal content; up-476
2020-05-06reviseVocabulary WGTed KleinMigrated to the UTG maintenance environment and publishing tooling.