Release 5 Preview #2 Code System

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

This is a code system defined by the FHIR project.


Defining URL:

Codes for the reason why a communication did not happen.

Committee:Patient Care Work Group
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.1.1077 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source ResourceXML / JSON

This Code system is used in the following value sets:

This code system defines the following codes:

unknown UnknownThe communication was not done due to an unknown reason.
system-error System ErrorThe communication was not done due to a system error.
invalid-phone-number Invalid Phone NumberThe communication was not done due to an invalid phone number.
recipient-unavailable Recipient UnavailableThe communication was not done due to the recipient being unavailable.
family-objection Family ObjectionThe communication was not done due to a family objection.
patient-objection Patient ObjectionThe communication was not done due to a patient objection.


See the full registry of code systems defined as part of FHIR.

Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

LevelA few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. See Code System for further information.
SourceThe source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
CodeThe code (used as the code in the resource instance). If the code is in italics, this indicates that the code is not selectable ('Abstract')
DisplayThe 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
DefinitionAn explanation of the meaning of the concept
CommentsAdditional notes about how to use the code