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CodeSystem: telecommunicationEquipmentType

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0202 Version: 2.0.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: Health Level Seven International Computable Name: TelecommunicationEquipmentType
Other Identifiers: OID:2.16.840.1.113883.18.107

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HL7-defined code system of concepts for specifying a type of telecommunication equipment. Best practice is to use this concept whenever a telecommunication number or access string for particular equipment is specified. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the XTN segment.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0202 (Telecommunication Equipment Type)

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

Generated Narrative: CodeSystem v2-0202


This code system defines the following properties for its concepts

status status http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#status code Status of the concept
deprecated deprecated http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#v2-table-deprecated code Version of HL7 in which the code was deprecated


This case-sensitive code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0202 defines the following codes in a Is-A hierarchy:

CodeDisplayDefinitionDeutsch (German, de)
PH Telephone Telephone Telephon
FX Fax Fax Fax
MD Modem Modem Modem
CP Cellular or Mobile Phone Cellular or Mobile Phone Mobiltelephon
SAT Satellite Phone Satellite Phone Satellitentelefon
BP Beeper Beeper Beeper/Pager
Internet Internet Address Internet Address Internet
X.400 X.400 email address X.400 email address X.400-Nummer
TDD Telecommunications Device for the Deaf Telecommunications Device for the Deaf
TTY Teletypewriter Teletypewriter


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