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Patient Administration Work Group   Maturity Level : N Normative (from v4.0.0) Use Context : Any
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This is a value set defined by the FHIR project.


Defining URL:
Version: 4.0.1 4.5.0
Name: PatientContactRelationship
Title: Patient Contact Relationship

The nature of the relationship between the patient and the contact person.

Committee: Patient Administration Work Group
OID: 2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.1130 (for OID based terminology systems)
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 27 Sep 2020

This value set contains 7 11 concepts

Expansion based on version 2.9 contactRole2 v2.1.0 (CodeSystem)

All codes from system

Code Display Code Deutsch (German, de) Definition
C BP Emergency Billing contact person Billing contact person Kontaktperson für Abrechnung
CP Contact person Contact person Kontaktperson
EP Emergency contact person Emergency contact person Kontaktperson für Notfälle
PR Person preparing referral Person preparing referral Person, die die Überweisung vorbereitet
E Employer Employer Arbeitgeber
C Emergency Contact Emergency Contact Ansprechpartner in Notfällen
F Federal Agency Federal Agency Bundesbehörde
I Insurance Company Insurance Company Versicherung
N Next-of-Kin Next-of-Kin Kontaktperson
S State Agency State Agency Landesbehörde
U Unknown Unknown unbekannt

Additional Language Displays

Code Nederlands (Dutch, nl)
Deutsch (German, de) BP Kontaktperson für Abrechnung
CP Kontaktperson
C EP Ansprechpartner in Notfällen Kontaktperson für Notfälle
Contact bij nood PR Person, die die Überweisung vorbereitet
E Arbeitgeber
Werkgever C Ansprechpartner in Notfällen
F Bundesbehörde Federale overheidsinstelling
I Versicherung Verzekeraar
N Kontaktperson Familielid
S Landesbehörde Staat overheidsinstelling
U unbekannt Onbekend


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Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

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Source The source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
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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