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ValueSet: ReferralMethod

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/service-referral-method Version: 1.0.0
Draft as of 2020-02-24 Maturity Level: 1 Responsible: Health Level Seven International Computable Name: ReferralMethod
Other Identifiers: id: Uniform Resource Identifier (URI)#urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.510

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The methods of referral can be used when referring to a specific HealthCareService resource.

References

This value set is not used here; it may be used elsewhere (e.g. specifications and/or implementations that use this content)

Logical Definition (CLD)

 

Expansion

This value set contains 5 concepts

Expansion based on codesystem ReferralMethod v1.0.0 (CodeSystem)

CodeSystemDisplayDefinition
  faxhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/service-referral-methodFax

Referrals may be accepted by fax.

  phonehttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/service-referral-methodPhone

Referrals may be accepted over the phone from a practitioner.

  elechttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/service-referral-methodSecure Messaging

Referrals may be accepted via a secure messaging system. To determine the types of secure messaging systems supported, refer to the identifiers collection. Callers will need to understand the specific identifier system used to know that they are able to transmit messages.

  semailhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/service-referral-methodSecure Email

Referrals may be accepted via a secure email. To send please encrypt with the services public key.

  mailhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/service-referral-methodMail

Referrals may be accepted via regular postage (or hand delivered).


Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

Level A few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. In this scheme, some codes are under other codes, and imply that the code they are under also applies
System The source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
Code The code (used as the code in the resource instance)
Display The display (used in the display element of a Coding). If there is no display, implementers should not simply display the code, but map the concept into their application
Definition An explanation of the meaning of the concept
Comments Additional notes about how to use the code

History

DateActionCustodianAuthorComment
2023-11-14reviseTSMGMarc DuteauAdd standard copyright and contact to internal content; up-476
2020-10-14reviseVocabulary WGGrahame GrieveReset Version after migration to UTG
2020-05-06reviseVocabulary WGTed KleinMigrated to the UTG maintenance environment and publishing tooling.