HL7 Terminology
1.0.0 - Publication

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ethnicGroup

Summary

Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0189
Version:2.1.0
Name:EthnicGroup
Title:ethnicGroup
Status:Active
Content:All the concepts defined by the code system are included in the code system resource
Definition:

Code system of concepts further defining a patient's ancestry. In the US, a current use is to use these codes to report ethnicity in line with US federal standards for Hispanic origin. Used for HL7 Version 2 messaging in the PID segment.

Publisher:HL7, Inc
Committee:Patient Administration
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.18.100 (for OID based terminology systems)
Content Mode:Complete
Value Set:http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v2-0189 ( is the value set for all codes in this code system)
Copyright:

Copyright HL7. Licensed under creative commons public domain

Source Resource:XML / JSON / Turtle

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

ethnicGroup

Code system of concepts further defining a patient's ancestry. In the US, a current use is to use these codes to report ethnicity in line with US federal standards for Hispanic origin. Used for HL7 Version 2 messaging in the PID segment.

Copyright Statement: Copyright HL7. Licensed under creative commons public domain

Properties

CodeURLDescriptionType
statushttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#statusStatus of the conceptcode
deprecatedhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#v2-table-deprecatedVersion of HL7 in which the code was deprecatedcode

This code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0189 defines the following codes:

CodeDisplayDefinitionV2 Table Status
H Hispanic or LatinoHispanic or LatinoA
N Not Hispanic or LatinoNot Hispanic or LatinoA
U UnknownUnknownA

History

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