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CodeSystem: confidentialityCodes

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0177 Version: 2.0.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: Health Level Seven International Computable Name: ConfidentialityCodes
Other Identifiers: OID:2.16.840.1.113883.18.92

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Code system of concepts specifying the degree to which special confidentiality protection should be applied to the observation. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the OM1 and ORC segments.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0177 (Confidentiality Code)

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

Generated Narrative: CodeSystem v2-0177


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/v2-0177 defines the following codes in a Is-A hierarchy:

CodeDisplayDefinitionDeutsch (German, de)
V Very restricted Very restricted streng vertraulich
R Restricted Restricted vertraulich
U Usual control Usual control normaler Zugriff
EMP Employee Employee Mitarbeiter
UWM Unwed mother Unwed mother unverheiratete Mutter
VIP Very important person or celebrity Very important person or celebrity VIP
PSY Psychiatric patient Psychiatric patient Psychatriepatient
AID AIDS patient AIDS patient AIDS-Patient
HIV HIV(+) patient HIV(+) patient HIV-positiver Patient
ETH Alcohol/drug treatment patient Alcohol/drug treatment patient Alkohol-/medikamentenabhängiger Patient


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