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See the Directory of published versions icon CodeSystem http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/name-assembly-order

Vocabulary icon Work Group Maturity Level: 0Informative Use Context: Any

This is a code system defined by the FHIR project.


Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/name-assembly-order

A code that represents the preferred display order of the components of a human name.

OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.1.1266 (for OID based terminology systems)
Flags:CaseSensitive, Complete

This Code system is used in the following value sets:

  • ValueSet: HumanNameAssemblyOrder (A code that represents the preferred display order of the components of a human name.)

This code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/name-assembly-order defines the following codes:

NL1 Own Namebtn btn
NL2 Partner Namebtn btn
NL3 Partner Name followed by Maiden Namebtn btn
NL4 Own Name followed by Partner Namebtn btn


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