Validated Healthcare Directory
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ValueSet: VhDir Alias Type Value Set

Official URL: http://hl7.org/fhir/uv/vhdir/ValueSet/aliastype Version: 0.2.0
Active as of 2018-02-21 Computable Name: VhDirAliasType

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Codes for documenting the reason behind the existence of an alias.

References

Logical Definition (CLD)

  • Include these codes as defined in http://hl7.org/fhir/uv/vhdir/CodeSystem/organizationdemographics
    CodeDisplayDefinition
    legalalternativelegal 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.).
    historicalHistoricalAny 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.

 

Expansion

Expansion based on codesystem VhDir Organization Demographics Code System v0.2.0 (CodeSystem)

This value set contains 2 concepts.

CodeSystemDisplayDefinition
  legalalternativehttp://hl7.org/fhir/uv/vhdir/CodeSystem/organizationdemographicslegal alternative

A 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.).

  historicalhttp://hl7.org/fhir/uv/vhdir/CodeSystem/organizationdemographicsHistorical

Any 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.


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