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4.4.1.89 4.4.1.98 Value Set http://hl7.org/fhir/ValueSet/postal-address-use

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This is a value set defined by the FHIR project.

Summary

Defining URL: http://hl7.org/fhir/ValueSet/postal-address-use
Version: 4.0.1 4.4.0
Name: PostalAddressUse
Title: PostalAddressUse
Definition:

Uses of an address not included in Address.use.

Committee: FHIR Infrastructure Work Group
OID: 2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.908 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source Resource XML / JSON

This value set is not currently used


This value set includes codes from the following code systems:
  • Include these codes as defined in http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-AddressUse
    Code Display Definition
    BAD bad address A flag indicating that the address is bad, in fact, useless.
    CONF confidential address Indicates that the address is considered sensitive and should only be shared or published in accordance with organizational controls governing patient demographic information with increased sensitivity. Uses of Addresses. Lloyd to supply more complete description.
    HP primary home The primary home, to reach a person after business hours.
    HV vacation home A vacation home, to reach a person while on vacation.
    DIR direct Indicates a work place address or telecommunication address that reaches the individual or organization directly without intermediaries. For phones, often referred to as a 'private line'.
    PUB public Indicates a work place address or telecommunication address that is a 'standard' address which may reach a reception service, mail-room, or other intermediary prior to the target entity.
    PHYS physical visit address Used primarily to visit an address.
    PST postal address Used to send mail.

 

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