HL7 Terminology (THO)
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CodeSystem: triageType

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0422 Version: 2.1.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: HL7, Inc Computable Name: TriageType
Other Identifiers: : urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.263

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HL7-defined code system of concepts which specify a patient’s prioritization within the context of a transmitted abstract. Used in HL7 Version 2 messaging in the ABS segment.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0422 (Triage Code)

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/v2-0422 defines the following codes:

1 Non-acuteNon-acute
2 AcuteAcute
3 UrgentUrgent
4 SevereSevere
5 Dead on Arrival (DOA)Dead on Arrival (DOA)
99 OtherOther


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