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1.0.0 - Publication

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appointmentReason

Summary

Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0276
Version:2.1.0
Name:AppointmentReason
Title:appointmentReason
Status:Active
Content:All the concepts defined by the code system are included in the code system resource
Definition:

Code system of concepts used to describe the kind of appointment or the reason why an appointment has been scheduled. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the ARQ segment.

Publisher:HL7, Inc
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.18.169 (for OID based terminology systems)
Content Mode:Complete
Value Set:http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v2-0276 ( 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:

appointmentReason

Code system of concepts used to describe the kind of appointment or the reason why an appointment has been scheduled. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the ARQ 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/v2-0276 defines the following codes:

CodeDisplayDefinitionV2 Table Status
ROUTINE Routine appointment - default if not valuedRoutine appointment - default if not valuedA
WALKIN A previously unscheduled walk-in visitA previously unscheduled walk-in visitA
CHECKUP A routine check-up, such as an annual physicalA routine check-up, such as an annual physicalA
FOLLOWUP A follow up visit from a previous appointmentA follow up visit from a previous appointmentA
EMERGENCY Emergency appointmentEmergency appointmentA

History

DateActionCustodianAuthorComment
2020-05-06reviseVocabulary WGTed KleinMigrated to the UTG maintenance environment and publishing tooling.