Current Build Value Set

Patient Administration Work Group Maturity Level: 1Draft Use Context: Any

This is a value set defined by the FHIR project.


Defining URL:
Title:Appointment cancellation reason

This example value set defines a set of reasons for the cancellation of an appointment.

Committee:Patient Administration Work Group
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.1381 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source ResourceXML / JSON

This value set is used in the following places:

This value set includes codes from the following code systems:


This expansion generated 14 Feb 2019

This value set contains 32 concepts

All codes from system

pat-crsPatient: Canceled via automated reminder system
pat-cppPatient: Canceled via Patient Portal
pat-decPatient: Deceased
pat-fbPatient: Feeling Better
pat-ltPatient: Lack of Transportation
pat-mtPatient: Member Terminated
pat-mvPatient: Moved
pat-pregPatient: Pregnant
pat-swlPatient: Scheduled from Wait List
pat-ucpPatient: Unhappy/Changed Provider
prov-persProvider: Personal
prov-dchProvider: Discharged
prov-eduProvider: Edu/Meeting
prov-hospProvider: Hospitalized
prov-labsProvider: Labs Out of Acceptable Range
prov-mriProvider: MRI Screening Form Marked Do Not Proceed
prov-oncProvider: Oncology Treatment Plan Changes
maintEquipment Maintenance/Repair
meds-incPrep/Med Incomplete
oth-cmsOther: CMS Therapy Cap Service Not Authorized
oth-errOther: Error
oth-finOther: Financial
oth-ivOther: Improper IV Access/Infiltrate IV
oth-intOther: No Interpreter Available
oth-muOther: Prep/Med/Results Unavailable
oth-roomOther: Room/Resource Maintenance
oth-oerrOther: Schedule Order Error
oth-swieOther: Silent Walk In Error
oth-weathOther: Weather


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