HL7 Terminology (THO)
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CodeSystem: visitIndicator

Official URL: http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0326 Version: 2.0.0
Active as of 2019-12-01 Responsible: Health Level Seven International Computable Name: VisitIndicator
Other Identifiers: urn:ietf:rfc:3986#Uniform Resource Identifier (URI)#urn:oid:2.16.840.1.113883.18.199

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Code system of concepts specifying the level on which data are being sent. It is the indicator used to send data at two levels, visit and account. HL7 recommends sending an “A” or no value when the data in the message are at the account level or “V” to indicate that the data sent in the message are at the visit level. Used in HL7 Version 2.x messaging in the Patient Visit (PV1) segment.

Underlying Master Code System for V2 table 0326 (Visit Indicator)

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
HL7usageNoteshttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#HL7usageNotesstringHL7 Concept Usage Notes


This case-sensitive code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0326 defines the following codes in a Is-A heirarchy:

CodeDisplayDefinitionHL7 Concept Usage NotesDeutsch (German, de)
A Account levelAccount level (default)defaultFallanlage bei ambulanten Fällen ohne Erfassung eines Besuchstages
V Visit levelVisit levelAufnahme (ambulanter Besuch, stationäre Episode)


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