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v2.NameUse (

Mapping from to

DRAFT. Published on 01/11/2019 9:29:23 AM Jul 13, 2020 8:18:09 PM by HL7 (FHIR Project) ( , ).

Source Concept Details Equivalence Relationship Destination Concept Details Comment
Code from NameUse Code from v2 Name Type
usual (Usual) Usual is equivalent to D (Customary Name) Customary Name
official (Official) Official is equivalent to L (Official Official Registry Name) Name
temp (Temp) Temp is equivalent to TEMP (Temporary Name) Temporary Name
nickname (Nickname) Nickname is equivalent to N (Nickname) Nickname
anonymous (Anonymous) Anonymous is equivalent to S (Pseudonym) Pseudonym
old (Old) Old wider maps to narrower target NOUSE (No No Longer To Be Used) Used No Use Addresses are considered to be old records
wider maps to narrower target BAD (Bad Name) Bad Name bad addresses are old records
maiden (Name Name changed for Marriage) Marriage is equivalent to M (Maiden Name) Maiden Name



Usage note: every effort has been made to ensure that the examples are correct and useful, but they are not a normative part of the specification.