Release 4

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Vocabulary Work Group Maturity Level: N/AExternal Use Context: Any

This value set ( is defined as part of HL7 v3.


Defining URL:
Title:v3 Code System TimingEvent


OID:2.16.840.1.113883.1.11.10706 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source ResourceXML / JSON

This value set is used in the following places:

  • CodeSystem: This value set is the designated 'entire code system' value set for v3.TimingEvent

This value set includes codes from the following code systems:


This expansion generated 01 Nov 2019

This value set contains 18 concepts

Expansion based on version 2018-08-12

All codes from system

0ACACbefore meal (from lat. ante cibus)
0ACDACDbefore lunch (from lat. ante cibus diurnus)
0ACMACMbefore breakfast (from lat. ante cibus matutinus)
0ACVACVbefore dinner (from lat. ante cibus vespertinus)
0CCDescription: meal (from lat. ante cibus)
1  CDCDDescription: lunch (from lat. cibus diurnus)
1  CMCMDescription: breakfast (from lat. cibus matutinus)
1  CVCVDescription: dinner (from lat. cibus vespertinus)
0HSHSDescription: Prior to beginning a regular period of extended sleep (this would exclude naps). Note that this might occur at different times of day depending on a person's regular sleep schedule.
0ICICbetween meals (from lat. inter cibus)
0ICDICDbetween lunch and dinner
0ICMICMbetween breakfast and lunch
0ICVICVbetween dinner and the hour of sleep
0PCPCafter meal (from lat. post cibus)
0PCDPCDafter lunch (from lat. post cibus diurnus)
0PCMPCMafter breakfast (from lat. post cibus matutinus)
0PCVPCVafter dinner (from lat. post cibus vespertinus)
0WAKEWAKEDescription: Upon waking up from a regular period of sleep, in order to start regular activities (this would exclude waking up from a nap or temporarily waking up during a period of sleep) Usage Notes: e.g. Take pulse rate on waking in management of thyrotoxicosis. Take BP on waking in management of hypertension Take basal body temperature on waking in establishing date of ovulation