HL7 Terminology (THO)
5.0.0 - Publication World

This page is part of the HL7 Terminology (v5.0.0: Release) based on FHIR R4. This is the current published version. For a full list of available versions, see the Directory of published versions

NamingSystem: US Department of Veterans Affairs

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/NamingSystem/VHA Version:
Retired as of 2021-11-09 Responsible: VA Computable Name: VHA

VHA Enterprise Reference Terminology is based on CHI standard terminologies (e.g., SNOMED-CT, LOINC, HL7, NDF-RT, etc.) when available and on VHA own code sets when necessary (e.g., allergens). All concepts used within the VHA clinical environment receive a VHA Unique IDentifier or VUID. VHA Enterprise Reference Terminology complies with the semantics of the HL7 message structure

Summary

Defining URLhttp://terminology.hl7.org/NamingSystem/VHA
NameVHA
Statusretired
Definition

VHA Enterprise Reference Terminology is based on CHI standard terminologies (e.g., SNOMED-CT, LOINC, HL7, NDF-RT, etc.) when available and on VHA own code sets when necessary (e.g., allergens). All concepts used within the VHA clinical environment receive a VHA Unique IDentifier or VUID. VHA Enterprise Reference Terminology complies with the semantics of the HL7 message structure

PublisherVA

Identifiers

TypeValuePreferred
OID2.16.840.1.113883.6.233true
URIhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/VHAtrue

History

DateActionAuthorCustodianComment
2021-11-09reviseReuben DanielsHTACode System Identification Record being retired;UP-251
2020-10-09reviseReuben DanielsVocabulary WGFixed title extension URL to be consistent with latest Publisher