HL7 Terminology (THO)
5.0.0 - Publication World

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CodeSystem: MessageWaitingPriority

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-MessageWaitingPriority Version: 2.1.0
Active as of 2019-03-20 Responsible: HL7 Computable Name: MessageWaitingPriority
Other Identifiers: : urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.5.1083

Indicates that the receiver has messages for the sender

OpenIssue: Description does not make sense relative to name of coding system. Must be reviewed and improved.

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


SpecializesCodingThe child code is a more narrow version of the concept represented by the parent code. I.e. Every child concept is also a valid parent concept. Used to allow determination of subsumption. Must be transitive, irreflexive, antisymmetric.
GeneralizesCodingInverse of Specializes. Only included as a derived relationship.
SmallerThanhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#SmallerThanCodingThe source concept code is "less than" the target concept in a strictly ordinal sense.
internalIdhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#v3-internal-idcodeThe internal identifier for the concept in the HL7 Access database repository.
statushttp://hl7.org/fhir/concept-properties#statuscodeDesignation of a concept's state. Normally is not populated unless the state is retired.

This code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-MessageWaitingPriority defines the following codes:

CodeDisplayDefinitionSmaller ThaninternalIdstatus
H HighHigh priority messages are available19790active
L LowLow priority messages are availableM19792active
M MediumMedium priority messages are available19791active


2022-10-18reviseMarc DuteauTSMGFixing missing metadata; up-349
2022-02-17 12:00:32+1100reviseGrahame GrieveVocabulary WGPopulate Missing caseSensitive property; UP-286
2020-05-06reviseTed KleinVocabulary WGMigrated to the UTG maintenance environment and publishing tooling.