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4.2.12.253 4.3.14.325 Code System http://hl7.org/fhir/admit-source http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/admit-source

Vocabulary Patient Administration Work Group   Maturity Level : 2 0 Informative Use Context : Not Intended for Production use Any

This is a code system defined by the FHIR project.

Summary

Defining URL: http://hl7.org/fhir/admit-source http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/admit-source
Version: 4.1.0
Name: AdmitSource
Title: Admit source
Definition:

This value set defines a set of codes that can be used to indicate from where the patient came in.

Committee: Patient Administration Work Group
OID: 2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.1.253 2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.1.1092 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source Resource XML / JSON

This Code system is used in the following value sets:

  • ValueSet: AdmitSource Admit source (This value set defines a set of codes that can be used to indicate from where the patient came in.)
  • ValueSet: Admit source (This value set defines a set of codes that can be used to indicate from where the patient came in.)

This value set defines a set of codes that can be used to indicate from where the patient came in.

This code system http://hl7.org/fhir/admit-source http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/admit-source defines the following codes:
Code Display Definition
hosp-trans Transferred from other hospital The Patient has been transferred from another hospital for this encounter.
emd From accident/emergency department The patient has been transferred from the emergency department within the hospital. This is typically used in the transition to an inpatient encounter
outp From outpatient department The patient has been transferred from an outpatient department within the hospital.
born Born in hospital The patient is a newborn and the encounter will track the baby related activities (as opposed to the Mothers encounter - that may be associated using the newborn encounters partof property)
gp General Practitioner referral The patient has been admitted due to a referred from a General Practitioner.
mp Medical Practitioner/physician referral The patient has been admitted due to a referred from a Specialist (as opposed to a General Practitioner).
nursing From nursing home The patient has been transferred from a nursing home.
psych From psychiatric hospital The patient has been transferred from a psychiatric facility.
rehab From rehabilitation facility The patient has been transferred from a rehabilitiation rehabilitation facility or clinic.
other Other The patient has been admitted from a source otherwise not specified here.

 

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Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

Level A few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. In this scheme, some codes are under other codes, and imply that the code they are under also applies 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