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Financial Management Work Group Maturity Level: 1Draft Use Context: Not Intended for Production use

This is a value set defined by the FHIR project.


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Title:Claim Information Category Codes

This value set includes sample Information Category codes.

Committee:Financial Management Work Group
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.582 (for OID based terminology systems)

This is an example set.

Source ResourceXML / JSON

This value set is used in the following places:


This expansion generated 29 May 2022

This value set contains 14 concepts

Expansion based on Claim Information Category Codes v0.1.0 (CodeSystem)

All codes in this table are from the system

info InformationCodes conveying additional situation and condition information.
discharge DischargeDischarge status and discharge to locations.
onset OnsetPeriod, start or end dates of aspects of the Condition.
related Related ServicesNature and date of the related event e.g. Last exam, service, X-ray etc.
exception ExceptionInsurance policy exceptions.
material Materials ForwardedMaterials being forwarded, e.g. Models, molds, images, documents.
attachment AttachmentMaterials attached such as images, documents and resources.
missingtooth Missing ToothTeeth which are missing for any reason, for example: prior extraction, never developed.
prosthesis ProsthesisThe type of prosthesis and date of supply if a previously supplied prosthesis.
other OtherOther information identified by the type.system.
hospitalized HospitalizedAn indication that the patient was hospitalized, the period if known otherwise a Yes/No (boolean).
employmentimpacted EmploymentImpactedAn indication that the patient was unable to work, the period if known otherwise a Yes/No (boolean).
externalcause External CaauseThe external cause of an illness or injury.
patientreasonforvisit Patient Reason for VisitThe reason for the patient visit.


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SourceThe source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
CodeThe code (used as the code in the resource instance). If the code is in italics, this indicates that the code is not selectable ('Abstract')
DisplayThe 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
DefinitionAn explanation of the meaning of the concept
CommentsAdditional notes about how to use the code