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ValueSet: Non-Individual Specialties, Degrees, Licenses, and Certificates Value Set

Official URL: Version: 1.0.0-ballot
Active as of 2022-12-08 Computable Name: NonIndividualSpecialtyAndDegreeLicenseCertificateVS

Non-Individual Specialties, Degrees, Licenses, and Certificates


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)

This value set includes codes based on the following rules:



This value set contains 243 concepts

Expansion based on:

  251300000X Education Agency (LEA)
  251B00000X Management Agency
  251C00000X Disabled Services Day Training Agency
  251E00000X Health Agency
  251F00000X Infusion Agency
  251G00000X Based Hospice Care Agency
  251J00000X Care Agency
  251K00000X Health or Welfare Agency
  251S00000X Health Agency
  251T00000X Provider Organization
  251V00000X or Charitable Agency
  251X00000X Brokerage Agency
  252Y00000X Intervention Provider Agency
  253J00000X Care Agency
  253Z00000X Home Supportive Care Agency
  261QA0005X Family Planning Facility
  261QA0006X Fertility Facility
  261QA0600X Day Care Clinic/Center
  261QA0900X Clinic/Center
  261QA1903X Surgical Clinic/Center
  261QA3000X Communication Clinic/Center
  261QB0400X Clinic/Center
  261QC0050X Access Hospital Clinic/Center
  261QC1500X Health Clinic/Center
  261QC1800X Health Clinic/Center
  261QD0000X Clinic/Center
  261QD1600X Disabilities Clinic/Center
  261QE0002X Care Clinic/Center
  261QE0700X Renal Disease (ESRD) Treatment Clinic/Center
  261QE0800X Clinic/Center
  261QF0050X Family Planning Clinic/Center
  261QF0400X Qualified Health Center (FQHC)
  261QG0250X Clinic/Center
  261QH0100X Service Clinic/Center
  261QH0700X and Speech Clinic/Center
  261QI0500X Therapy Clinic/Center
  261QL0400X Clinic/Center
  261QM0801X Health Clinic/Center (Including Community Mental Health Center)
  261QM0850X Mental Health Clinic/Center
  261QM0855X and Children Mental Health Clinic/Center
  261QM1000X Health Clinic/Center
  261QM1100X Coast Guard Outpatient Clinic/Center
  261QM1101X and U.S. Coast Guard Ambulatory Procedure Clinic/Center
  261QM1102X Outpatient Operational (Transportable) Component Clinic/Center
  261QM1103X Ambulatory Procedure Visits Operational (Transportable) Clinic/Center
  261QM1200X Resonance Imaging (MRI) Clinic/Center
  261QM1300X Clinic/Center
  261QM2500X Specialty Clinic/Center
  261QM2800X Clinic
  261QM3000X Fragile Infants and Children Day Care
  261QP0904X Public Health Clinic/Center
  261QP0905X or Local Public Health Clinic/Center
  261QP1100X Clinic/Center
  261QP2000X Therapy Clinic/Center
  261QP2300X Care Clinic/Center
  261QP2400X Health Clinic/Center
  261QP3300X Clinic/Center
  261QR0200X Clinic/Center
  261QR0206X Clinic/Center
  261QR0207X Mammography Clinic/Center
  261QR0208X Radiology Clinic/Center
  261QR0400X Clinic/Center
  261QR0401X Outpatient Rehabilitation Facility (CORF)
  261QR0404X Rehabilitation Clinic/Center
  261QR0405X Use Disorder Rehabilitation Clinic/Center
  261QR0800X Care Clinic/Center
  261QR1100X Clinic/Center
  261QR1300X Health Clinic/Center
  261QS0112X and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinic/Center
  261QS0132X Surgery Clinic/Center
  261QS1000X Health Clinic/Center
  261QS1200X Disorder Diagnostic Clinic/Center
  261QU0200X Care Clinic/Center
  261QV0200X Clinic/Center
  261QX0100X Medicine Clinic/Center
  261QX0200X Clinic/Center
  261QX0203X Oncology Clinic/Center
  273100000X Hospital Unit
  273R00000X Hospital Unit
  273Y00000X Hospital Unit
  275N00000X Defined Swing Bed Hospital Unit
  276400000X Use Disorder Rehabilitation Hospital Unit
  281P00000X Disease Hospital
  281PC2000X' s Chronic Disease Hospital
  282E00000X Term Care Hospital
  282J00000X Nonmedical Health Care Institution
  282N00000X Acute Care Hospital
  282NC0060X Access Hospital
  282NC2000X's Hospital
  282NR1301X Acute Care Hospital
  282NW0100X's Hospital
  283Q00000X Hospital
  283X00000X Hospital
  283XC2000X's Rehabilitation Hospital
  284300000X Hospital
  286500000X Hospital
  2865M2000X General Acute Care Hospital
  2865X1600X (Transportable) Military General Acute Care Hospital
  291900000X Clinical Medical Laboratory
  291U00000X Medical Laboratory
  292200000X Laboratory
  293D00000X Laboratory
  302F00000X Provider Organization
  302R00000X Maintenance Organization
  305R00000X Provider Organization
  305S00000X of Service
  310400000X Living Facility
  3104A0625X Living Facility (Mental Illness)
  3104A0630X Living Facility (Behavioral Disturbances)
  310500000X Illness Intermediate Care Facility
  311500000X Center (Dementia Center)
  311Z00000X Care Facility
  311ZA0620X Care Home Facility
  313M00000X Facility/Intermediate Care Facility
  314000000X Nursing Facility
  3140N1450X Skilled Nursing Facility
  315D00000X Hospice
  315P00000X Disabilities Intermediate Care Facility
  174200000X Provider
  177F00000X Provider
  320600000X and/or Developmental Disabilities Residential Treatment Facility
  320700000X Disabilities Residential Treatment Facility
  320800000X Illness Community Based Residential Treatment Facility
  320900000X and/or Developmental Disabilities Community Based Residential Treatment Facility
  322D00000X Disturbed Childrens' Residential Treatment Facility
  323P00000X Residential Treatment Facility
  324500000X Abuse Rehabilitation Facility
  3245S0500X's Substance Abuse Rehabilitation Facility
  385H00000X Care
  385HR2050X Care Camp
  385HR2055X Mental Illness Respite Care
  385HR2060X Intellectual and/or Developmental Disabilities Respite Care
  385HR2065X Physical Disabilities Respite Care
  331L00000X Bank
  332000000X Coast Guard Pharmacy
  332100000X of Veterans Affairs (VA) Pharmacy
  332800000X Health Service/Tribal/Urban Indian Health (I/T/U) Pharmacy
  332900000X Dispensing Site
  332B00000X Medical Equipment & Medical Supplies
  332BC3200X Equipment (DME)
  332BD1200X Equipment & Supplies (DME)
  332BN1400X Facility Supplies (DME)
  332BP3500X & Enteral Nutrition Supplies (DME)
  332BX2000X Equipment & Supplies (DME)
  332G00000X Bank
  332H00000X Supplier
  332S00000X Aid Equipment
  332U00000X Delivered Meals
  333300000X Response System Companies
  3336C0002X Pharmacy
  3336C0003X Pharmacy
  3336C0004X Pharmacy
  3336H0001X Infusion Therapy Pharmacy
  3336I0012X Pharmacy
  3336L0003X Term Care Pharmacy
  3336M0002X Order Pharmacy
  3336M0003X Care Organization Pharmacy
  3336N0007X Pharmacy
  3336S0011X Pharmacy
  335E00000X Supplier
  335G00000X Foods Supplier
  335U00000X Procurement Organization
  335V00000X X-ray and/or Other Portable Diagnostic Imaging Supplier
  3416A0800X Ambulance
  3416L0300X Ambulance
  3416S0300X Ambulance
  341800000X Coast Guard Transport,
  3418M1110X or U.S. Coast Guard Ground Transport Ambulance
  3418M1120X or U.S. Coast Guard Air Transport Ambulance
  3418M1130X or U.S. Coast Guard Water Transport Ambulance
  342000000X Network Company
  343800000X Medical Transport (VAN)
  343900000X Medical Transport (VAN)
  344800000X Carrier
  347C00000X Vehicle
  347E00000X Broker
  PN Practice Nurse

Advanced Practice Nurse

  AAS of Applied Science

Associate of Applied Science

  AA of Arts

Associate of Arts

  ABA of Business Administration

Associate of Business Administration

  AE of Engineering

Associate of Engineering

  AS of Science

Associate of Science

  BA of Arts

Bachelor of Arts

  BBA of Business Administration

Bachelor of Business Administration

  BE or Engineering

Bachelor or Engineering

  BFA of Fine Arts

Bachelor of Fine Arts

  BN of Nursing

Bachelor of Nursing

  BS of Science

Bachelor of Science

  BSL of Science - Law

Bachelor of Science - Law

  BSN on Science - Nursing

Bachelor on Science - Nursing

  BT of Theology

Bachelor of Theology



  CANP Adult Nurse Practitioner

Certified Adult Nurse Practitioner

  CMA Medical Assistant

Certified Medical Assistant

  CNP Nurse Practitioner

Certified Nurse Practitioner

  CNM Nurse Midwife

Certified Nurse Midwife

  CRN Registered Nurse

Certified Registered Nurse

  CNS Nurse Specialist

Certified Nurse Specialist

  CPNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

  CTR Tumor Registrar

Certified Tumor Registrar



  DBA of Business Administration

Doctor of Business Administration

  DED of Education

Doctor of Education

  PharmD of Pharmacy

Doctor of Pharmacy

  PHE of Engineering

Doctor of Engineering

  PHD of Philosophy

Doctor of Philosophy

  PHS of Science

Doctor of Science

  MD of Medicine

Doctor of Medicine

  DO of Osteopathy

Doctor of Osteopathy

  EMT Medical Technician

Emergency Medical Technician

  EMTP Medical Technician - Paramedic

Emergency Medical Technician - Paramedic

  FPNP Practice Nurse Practitioner

Family Practice Nurse Practitioner

  HS School Graduate

High School Graduate

  JD Doctor

Juris Doctor

  MA of Arts

Master of Arts

  MBA of Business Administration

Master of Business Administration

  MCE of Civil Engineering

Master of Civil Engineering

  MDI of Divinity

Master of Divinity

  MED of Education

Master of Education

  MEE of Electrical Engineering

Master of Electrical Engineering

  ME of Engineering

Master of Engineering

  MFA of Fine Arts

Master of Fine Arts

  MME of Mechanical Engineering

Master of Mechanical Engineering

  MS of Science

Master of Science

  MSL of Science - Law

Master of Science - Law

  MSN of Science - Nursing

Master of Science - Nursing

  MTH of Theology

Master of Theology

  MDA Assistant

Medical Assistant

  MT Technician

Medical Technician



  NP Practitioner

Nurse Practitioner

  PA Assistant

Physician Assistant

  RMA Medical Assistant

Registered Medical Assistant

  RN Nurse

Registered Nurse

  RPH Pharmacist

Registered Pharmacist

  SEC Certificate

Secretarial Certificate

  TS School Graduate

Trade School Graduate

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