Patient Cost Transparency Implementation Guide
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Patient Cost Transparency Implementation Guide, published by HL7 International - Financial Management Work Group. This is not an authorized publication; it is the continuous build for version 1.0.0). This version is based on the current content of and changes regularly. See the Directory of published versions

ValueSet: PCT Organization Type Value Set - locally defined for testing purpose; an external FHIR value set will be created through the HL7 Terminology (THO) process to replace this value set

Official URL: Version: 1.0.0
Active as of 2023-03-29 Computable Name: PCTOrganizationTypeVS

Copyright/Legal: This Valueset is not copyrighted.

Codes to specify the type of entity involved in the PCT GFE process


Logical Definition (CLD)



This value set contains 12 concepts

  prov Provider

An organization that provides healthcare services.

  dept Department

A department or ward within a hospital (Generally is not applicable to top level organizations)

  team team

An organizational team is usually a grouping of practitioners that perform a specific function within an organization (which could be a top level organization, or a department).


A political body, often used when including organization records for government bodies such as a Federal Government, State or Local Government.

  ins Company

A company that provides insurance to its subscribers that may include healthcare related policies.


A company, charity, or governmental organization, which processes claims and/or issues payments to providers on behalf of patients or groups of patients.

  edu Institute

An educational institution that provides education or research facilities.

  reli Institution

An organization that is identified as a part of a religious institution.

  crs Research Sponsor

An organization that is identified as a Pharmaceutical/Clinical Research Sponsor.

  cg Group

An un-incorporated community group.

  bus Business or Corporation

An organization that is a registered business or corporation but not identified by other types.


Other type of organization not already specified.

Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

Level A few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. In this scheme, some codes are under other codes, and imply that the code they are under also applies
System The source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
Code The code (used as the code in the resource instance)
Display The 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
Definition An explanation of the meaning of the concept
Comments Additional notes about how to use the code