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Financial Management Work Group   Maturity Level : 1 Draft Use Context : Any

This is a value set defined by the FHIR project.


Defining URL:
Version: 4.0.1 4.4.0
Name: BenefitTypeCodes
Title: Benefit Type Codes

This value set includes a smattering of Benefit type codes.

Committee: Financial Management Work Group
OID: 2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.606 (for OID based terminology systems)

This is an example set.

Source Resource XML / JSON

This value set is used in the following places:

This value set includes codes from the following code systems:


This expansion generated 01 Nov 2019 12 Aug 2020

This value set contains 12 concepts

Expansion based on version 4.0.1 Benefit Type Codes v4.4.0 (CodeSystem)

All codes from system

Code Display Definition
benefit Benefit Maximum benefit allowable.
deductible Deductible Cost to be incurred before benefits are applied
visit Visit Service visit
room Room Type of room
copay Copayment per service Copayment per service
copay-percent Copayment Percent per service Copayment percentage per service
copay-maximum Copayment maximum per service Copayment maximum per service
vision-exam Vision Exam Vision Exam
vision-glasses Vision Glasses Frames and lenses
vision-contacts Vision Contacts Coverage Contact Lenses
medical-primarycare Medical Primary Health Coverage Medical Primary Health Coverage
pharmacy-dispense Pharmacy Dispense Coverage Pharmacy Dispense Coverage


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Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

Lvl A few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. For value sets, levels are mostly used to organize codes for user convenience, but may follow code system hierarchy - see Code System for further information
Source 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). If the code is in italics, this indicates that the code is not selectable ('Abstract')
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