Validated Healthcare Directory
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CodeSystem: VhDir Organization Demographics Code System


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Title:VhDir Organization Demographics Code System
Status:Active as of 2018-02-21

This code system contains codes for documenting the attributes of an Organization.

Publisher:HL7 International - Patient Administration Work Group

Used by permission of HL7 International all rights reserved Creative Commons License

Content:Complete: All the concepts defined by the code system are included in the code system resource
Source Resource:XML / JSON / Turtle

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

This code system defines the following codes:

legalalternative legal alternativeA pseudonym used by an organization to perform their business under a name that differs from the registered, legal name of the business, also known as a trade name, business name, or 'doing business as' (d.b.a.).
historical HistoricalAny previously used legal or trade names used by an organization since the creation of the business. Could include names used by independent organizations before a merger or other reorganization.