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CodeSystem: ambulatoryStatus

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0009 Version: 2.0.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: Health Level Seven International Computable Name: AmbulatoryStatus
Other Identifiers: urn:ietf:rfc:3986#Uniform Resource Identifier (URI)#urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.11

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Code system of concepts specifying permanent or transient handicapped conditions of a person. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the PV1 segment.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0009 (Ambulatory Status)

This Code system is referenced in the content logical definition of the following value sets:


This code system defines the following properties for its concepts

statushttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#statuscodeStatus of the concept
deprecatedhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#v2-table-deprecatedcodeVersion of HL7 in which the code was deprecated


This case-sensitive code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0009 defines the following codes in a Is-A heirarchy:

CodeDisplayDefinitionDeutsch (German, de)
A0 No functional limitationsNo functional limitationsKeine funktionalen Einschränkungen
A1 Ambulates with assistive deviceAmbulates with assistive devicePatient benötigt Hilfsmittel
A2 Wheelchair/stretcher boundWheelchair/stretcher boundRollstuhl / Trage notwendig
A3 Comatose; non-responsiveComatose; non-responsiveKomatös; nicht ansprechbar
A4 DisorientedDisorientedDesorientiert
A5 Vision impairedVision impairedSehstörung
A6 Hearing impairedHearing impairedSchwerhörigkeit
A7 Speech impairedSpeech impairedSprachstörung
A8 Non-English speakingNon-English speakingder Landessprache nicht mächtig
A9 Functional level unknownFunctional level unknownUnbekannter Zustand
B1 Oxygen therapyOxygen therapySauerstofftherapie
B2 Special equipment (tubes, IVs, catheters)Special equipment (tubes, IVs, catheters)Besondere Hilsfmittel
B3 AmputeeAmputeeAmputation
B4 MastectomyMastectomyBrustamputation
B5 ParaplegicParaplegic(Querschnitt-) Lähmung
B6 PregnantPregnantSchwanger


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