This is the Continuous Integration Build of FHIR (will be incorrect/inconsistent at times).
See the Directory of published versions icon CodeSystem http://hl7.org/fhir/organization-role

Patient Administration icon Work Group Maturity Level: 0Informative Use Context: Country: World
Official URL: http://hl7.org/fhir/organization-role Version: 6.0.0-cibuild
active as of 2024-06-14 Computable Name: OrganizationAffiliationRole
Flags: CaseSensitive, Complete OID: 2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.4.881

This Code system is used in the following value sets:

  • ValueSet: Organization Affiliation Role (This example value set defines a set of codes that can be used to indicate the role of one Organization in relation to another.)

This example value set defines a set of codes that can be used to indicate the role of one Organization in relation to its affiliation with another.

This case-sensitive code system http://hl7.org/fhir/organization-role defines the following codes:

provider ProviderAn organization that delivers care services (e.g. hospitals, clinics, community and social services, etc.).btn btn
agency AgencyAn organization such as a public health agency, community/social services provider, etc.btn btn
research ResearchAn organization providing research-related services such as conducting research, recruiting research participants, analyzing data, etc.btn btn
payer PayerAn organization providing reimbursement, payment, or related servicesbtn btn
diagnostics DiagnosticsAn organization providing diagnostic testing/laboratory servicesbtn btn
supplier SupplierAn organization that provides medical supplies (e.g. medical devices, equipment, pharmaceutical products, etc.)btn btn
HIE/HIO HIE/HIOAn organization that facilitates electronic clinical data exchange between entitiesbtn btn
member MemberA type of non-ownership relationship between entities (encompasses partnerships, collaboration, joint ventures, etc.)btn 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