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CodeSystem: employmentStatus

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0066 Version: 2.0.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: Health Level Seven International Computable Name: EmploymentStatus
Other Identifiers: OID:2.16.840.1.113883.18.26

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HL7-defined code system of concepts which specify an employment status of a person. Used in HL7 Version 2 messaging in the GT1 segment.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0066 (Employment Status)

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

Generated Narrative: CodeSystem v2-0066


This code system defines the following properties for its concepts

status status http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#status code Status of the concept
deprecated deprecated http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#v2-table-deprecated code Version of HL7 in which the code was deprecated


This case-sensitive code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0066 defines the following codes in a Is-A hierarchy:

CodeDisplayDefinitiondeprecatedDeutsch (German, de)
1 Full time employed Full time employed Vollzeit
F Full Time Full Time 2.9
... see chapter 6 see chapter 6 2.9
2 Part time employed Part time employed Teilzeit
P Part Time Part Time 2.9
4 Self-employed Self-employed, Selbständig
D Per Diem Per Diem 2.9
C Contract, per diem Contract, per diem
L Leave of absence (e.g., family leave, sabbatical, etc.) Leave of absence (e.g., family leave, sabbatical, etc.)
T Temporarily unemployed Temporarily unemployed zeitweise ohne Anstellung
3 Unemployed Unemployed Nicht erwerbstätig
5 Retired Retired Pensioniert
6 On active military duty On active military duty Militärdienst
O Other Other Andere
9 Unknown Unknown unbekannt


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