FHIR Release 3 (STU) Current Build Value Set http://hl7.org/fhir/ValueSet/address-use

FHIR Infrastructure Work Group   Maturity Level : 0 N Informative Normative (from v4.0.0) Use Context : Any

This is a value set defined by the FHIR project.


Defining URL: http://hl7.org/fhir/ValueSet/address-use
Version: 4.0.0
Name: AddressUse
Title: AddressUse

The use of an address address.

Committee: FHIR Infrastructure Work Group
OID: 2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.60 2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.3.67 (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 19 Apr 2017 18 Dec 2018

This value set contains 4 5 concepts

Expansion based on http://hl7.org/fhir/address-use version 3.0.1 4.0.0

All codes from system http://hl7.org/fhir/address-use
Code Display Definition
home Home A communication address at a home.
work Work An office address. First choice for business related contacts during business hours.
temp Temporary A temporary address. The period can provide more detailed information.
old Old / Incorrect This address is no longer in use (or was never correct, correct but retained for records).
billing Billing An address to be used to send bills, invoices, receipts etc.


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