STU 3 Ballot

This page is part of the FHIR Specification (v1.6.0: STU 3 Ballot 4). The current version which supercedes this version is 5.0.0. For a full list of available versions, see the Directory of published versions . Page versions: R4B R4 R3 R2 Value Set

This is a value set defined by the FHIR project.


Defining URL:
Definition:This example value set defines a set of codes that can be used to indicate the purpose for which you would contact a contact party.
Committee:Patient Administration Work Group
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.2.229 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source ResourceXML / JSON

This value set is used in the following places: Content Logical Definition

This value set includes codes from the following code systems: Expansion

This expansion generated 11 Aug 2016

This value set contains 6 concepts

All codes from system

BILLBillingContact details for information regarding to billing/general finance enquiries.
ADMINAdministrativeContact details for administrative enquiries.
HRHuman ResourceContact details for issues related to Human Resources, such as staff matters, OH&S etc.
PAYORPayorContact details for dealing with issues related to insurance claims/adjudication/payment.
PATINFPatientGeneric information contact for patients.
PRESSPressDedicated contact point for matters relating to press enquiries.


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Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

LevelA 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
SourceThe source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
CodeThe code (used as the code in the resource instance)
DisplayThe 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
DefinitionAn explanation of the meaning of the concept
CommentsAdditional notes about how to use the code