UNHMESSAGE HEADERM 1

1Mandatory A service segment starting and uniquely identifying a message. The message type code for the Person identification message is MEDPID.
0062
MESSAGE REFERENCE NUMBER
Mandatoryan0..14
Unique message reference assigned by the sender.
S009
MESSAGE IDENTIFIER
Mandatory
Identification of the type, version, etc. of the message being interchanged.
0065
Message type
Mandatoryan0..6
Code identifying a type of message and assigned by its controlling agency.
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0052
Message version number
Mandatoryan0..3
Version number of a message type.
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0054
Message release number
Mandatoryan0..3
Release number within the current message version number.
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0051
Controlling agency, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying a controlling agency.
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0057
Association assigned code
Conditionalan0..6
Code, assigned by the association responsible for the design and maintenance of the message type concerned, which further identifies the message.
0110
Code list directory version number
Conditionalan0..6
Version number of the code list directory.
0113
Message type sub-function identification
Conditionalan0..6
Code identifying a sub-function of a message type.
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0068
COMMON ACCESS REFERENCE
Conditionalan0..35
Reference serving as a key to relate all subsequent transfers of data to the same business case or file.
S010
STATUS OF THE TRANSFER
Conditional
Statement that the message is one in a sequence of transfers relating to the same topic.
0070
Sequence of transfers
Mandatoryn0..2
Number assigned by the sender indicating the transfer sequence of a message related to the same topic. The message could be an addition or a change to an earlier transfer related to the same topic.
0073
First and last transfer
Conditionala1
Indication used for the first and last message in a sequence of messages related to the same topic.
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S016
MESSAGE SUBSET IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification of a message subset by its identifier, version, release and source.
0115
Message subset identification
Mandatoryan0..14
Coded identification of a message subset, assigned by its controlling agency.
0116
Message subset version number
Conditionalan0..3
Version number of the message subset.
0118
Message subset release number
Conditionalan0..3
Release number within the message subset version number.
0051
Controlling agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying a controlling agency.
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S017
MESSAGE IMPLEMENTATION GUIDELINE IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification of a message implementation guideline by its identifier, version, release and source.
0121
Message implementation guideline identification
Mandatoryan0..14
Coded identification of the message implementation guideline, assigned by its controlling agency.
0122
Message implementation guideline version number
Conditionalan0..3
Version number of the message implementation guideline.
0124
Message implementation guideline release number
Conditionalan0..3
Release number within the message implementation guideline version number.
0051
Controlling agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying a controlling agency.
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S018
SCENARIO IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification of a scenario.
0127
Scenario identification
Mandatoryan0..14
Code identifying scenario.
0128
Scenario version number
Conditionalan0..3
Version number of a scenario.
0130
Scenario release number
Conditionalan0..3
Release number within the scenario version number.
0051
Controlling agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying a controlling agency.
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BGMBEGINNING OF MESSAGEM 1

1Mandatory A segment for specifying message name and function.
C002
DOCUMENT/MESSAGE NAME
Conditional
Identification of a type of document/message by code or name. Code preferred.
1001
Document name code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the document name.
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1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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1000
Document name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a document.
C106
DOCUMENT/MESSAGE IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification of a document/message by its number and eventually its version or revision.
1004
Document identifier
Conditionalan0..35
To identify a document.
1056
Version identifier
Conditionalan0..9
To identify a version.
1060
Revision identifier
Conditionalan0..6
To identify a revision.
1225
MESSAGE FUNCTION CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code indicating the function of the message.
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4343
RESPONSE TYPE CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the type of acknowledgment required or transmitted.
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DTMDATE/TIME/PERIODC 9

9Conditional This segment is used to specify the date and time for generation of the message.
C507
DATE/TIME/PERIOD
Mandatory
Date and/or time, or period relevant to the specified date/time/period type.
2005
Date or time or period function code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the function of a date, time or period.
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2380
Date or time or period text
Conditionalan0..35
The value of a date, a date and time, a time or of a period in a specified representation.
2379
Date or time or period format code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the representation of a date, time or period.
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RFFREFERENCEC 9

9Conditional This segment contains references to other related messages or documents concerning the whole message.
C506
REFERENCE
Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying a reference.
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1154
Reference identifier
Conditionalan0..70
Identifies a reference.
1156
Document line identifier
Conditionalan0..6
To identify a line of a document.
1056
Version identifier
Conditionalan0..9
To identify a version.
1060
Revision identifier
Conditionalan0..6
To identify a revision.

FTXFREE TEXTC 99

99Conditional This segment is used to transfer textual information concerning the message itself.
4451
TEXT SUBJECT CODE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the subject of the text.
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4453
FREE TEXT FUNCTION CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the function of free text.
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C107
TEXT REFERENCE
Conditional
Coded reference to a standard text and its source.
4441
Free text description code
Mandatoryan0..17
Code specifying free form text.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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C108
TEXT LITERAL
Conditional
Free text; one to five lines.
4440
Free text
Mandatoryan0..512
Free form text.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..512
Free form text.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..512
Free form text.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..512
Free form text.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..512
Free form text.
3453
LANGUAGE NAME CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the language name.
4447
FREE TEXT FORMAT CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the format of free text.
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GRP1 PNA ADR CTA COM RFF LANM 99

99Mandatory This segment group is used to transfer information about the parties involved in the actual data interchange. Also information about parties to receive copies may be specified.

PNAPARTY IDENTIFICATIONM 1

1Mandatory A segment identifying name and identification of a communication party (i.e. sender and receiver), and other parties associated with the message.
3035
PARTY FUNCTION CODE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a party.
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C206
IDENTIFICATION NUMBER
Conditional
The identification of an object.
7402
Object identifier
Mandatoryan0..35
Code specifying the unique identity of an object.
7405
Object identification code qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Code qualifying the identification of an object.
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4405
Status description code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying a status.
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C082
PARTY IDENTIFICATION DETAILS
Conditional
Identification of a transaction party by code.
3039
Party identifier
Mandatoryan0..35
Code specifying the identity of a party.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3403
NAME TYPE CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the type of name.
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3397
NAME STATUS CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the status of a name.
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C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component type code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the type of a name component.
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3398
Name component description
Conditionalan0..256
Free form description of a name component.
3401
Name component usage code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the usage of a name component.
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3295
Name original alphabet code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the alphabet originally used to represent a name.
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C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component type code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the type of a name component.
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3398
Name component description
Conditionalan0..256
Free form description of a name component.
3401
Name component usage code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the usage of a name component.
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3295
Name original alphabet code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the alphabet originally used to represent a name.
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C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component type code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the type of a name component.
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3398
Name component description
Conditionalan0..256
Free form description of a name component.
3401
Name component usage code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the usage of a name component.
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3295
Name original alphabet code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the alphabet originally used to represent a name.
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C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component type code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the type of a name component.
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3398
Name component description
Conditionalan0..256
Free form description of a name component.
3401
Name component usage code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the usage of a name component.
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3295
Name original alphabet code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the alphabet originally used to represent a name.
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C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component type code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the type of a name component.
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3398
Name component description
Conditionalan0..256
Free form description of a name component.
3401
Name component usage code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the usage of a name component.
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3295
Name original alphabet code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the alphabet originally used to represent a name.
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1229
ACTION CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the action to be taken or already taken.
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ADRADDRESSC 9

9Conditional A segment to specify the addresses of the actual communication party.
C817
ADDRESS USAGE
Conditional
To describe the usage of an address.
3299
Address purpose code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the purpose of an address.
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3131
Address type code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the type of an address.
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3475
Address status code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the status of an address.
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C090
ADDRESS DETAILS
Conditional
To specify the details of an address.
3477
Address format code
Mandatoryan0..3
Code specifying the format of an address.
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3286
Address component description
Mandatoryan0..70
Free form description of the component of an address.
3286
Address component description
Conditionalan0..70
Free form description of the component of an address.
3286
Address component description
Conditionalan0..70
Free form description of the component of an address.
3286
Address component description
Conditionalan0..70
Free form description of the component of an address.
3286
Address component description
Conditionalan0..70
Free form description of the component of an address.
3164
CITY NAME
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a city.
3251
POSTAL IDENTIFICATION CODE
Conditionalan0..17
Code specifying the postal zone or address.
3207
COUNTRY IDENTIFIER
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the name of the country or other geographical entity as defined in ISO 3166-1 and UN/ECE Recommendation 3.
C819
COUNTRY SUBDIVISION DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a country subdivision, such as state, canton, county, prefecture.
3229
Country subdivision identifier
Conditionalan0..9
To identify a country subdivision, such as state, canton, county, prefecture.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3228
Country subdivision name
Conditionalan0..70
Name of a country subdivision, such as state, canton, county, prefecture.
C517
LOCATION IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification of a location by code or name.
3225
Location identifier
Conditionalan0..35
To identify a location.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3224
Location name
Conditionalan0..256
Name of the location.

CTACONTACT INFORMATIONC 9

9Conditional A segment identifying a contact person or department for the actual communication party to whom communication should be directed.
3139
CONTACT FUNCTION CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the function of a contact (e.g. department or person).
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C056
CONTACT DETAILS
Conditional
Code and/or name of a contact such as a department or employee. Code preferred.
3413
Contact identifier
Conditionalan0..17
To identify a contact, such as a department or employee.
3412
Contact name
Conditionalan0..256
Name of a contact, such as a department or employee.

COMCOMMUNICATION CONTACTC 9

9Conditional A segment identifying communication type(s) and number(s) of the actual communication party or contact person or department.
C076
COMMUNICATION CONTACT
Mandatory
Communication number of a department or employee in a specified channel.
3148
Communication address identifier
Mandatoryan0..512
To identify a communication address.
3155
Communication means type code
Mandatoryan0..3
Code specifying the type of communication address.
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RFFREFERENCEC 99

99Conditional A segment specifying other identification numbers of the actual communication party.
C506
REFERENCE
Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying a reference.
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1154
Reference identifier
Conditionalan0..70
Identifies a reference.
1156
Document line identifier
Conditionalan0..6
To identify a line of a document.
1056
Version identifier
Conditionalan0..9
To identify a version.
1060
Revision identifier
Conditionalan0..6
To identify a revision.

LANLANGUAGEC 9

9Conditional A segment specifying languages used by the actual communication party.
3455
LANGUAGE CODE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying a language.
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C508
LANGUAGE DETAILS
Conditional
To identify a language.
3453
Language name code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the language name.
3452
Language name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of language.

GRP2 GEI PNA ADR RFF DTM IHC NAT FTX LAN HAN LOC FII CTA GRP3 GRP4 GRP5M 9999

9999Mandatory This segment group contains information about a person.

GEIPROCESSING INFORMATIONM 1

1Mandatory The segment is used to specify the type of data transferred and the subsequent action assumed to be taken by the receiver such as: - new data to be added (i.e. birth) - old data to be deleted (i.e. death) - modified data (i.e. marriage, address changes) - data to be verified.
9649
PROCESSING INFORMATION CODE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the processing information.
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C012
PROCESSING INDICATOR
Conditional
Identification of the processing indicator.
7365
Processing indicator description code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying a processing indicator.
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1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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7364
Processing indicator description
Conditionalan0..35
Free form description of a processing indicator.
7187
PROCESS TYPE DESCRIPTION CODE
Conditionalan0..17
Code specifying a type of process.
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PNAPARTY IDENTIFICATIONC 1

1Conditional A segment identifying a person.
3035
PARTY FUNCTION CODE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a party.
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C206
IDENTIFICATION NUMBER
Conditional
The identification of an object.
7402
Object identifier
Mandatoryan0..35
Code specifying the unique identity of an object.
7405
Object identification code qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Code qualifying the identification of an object.
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4405
Status description code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying a status.
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C082
PARTY IDENTIFICATION DETAILS
Conditional
Identification of a transaction party by code.
3039
Party identifier
Mandatoryan0..35
Code specifying the identity of a party.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3403
NAME TYPE CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the type of name.
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3397
NAME STATUS CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the status of a name.
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C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component type code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the type of a name component.
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3398
Name component description
Conditionalan0..256
Free form description of a name component.
3401
Name component usage code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the usage of a name component.
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3295
Name original alphabet code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the alphabet originally used to represent a name.
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C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component type code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the type of a name component.
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3398
Name component description
Conditionalan0..256
Free form description of a name component.
3401
Name component usage code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the usage of a name component.
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3295
Name original alphabet code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the alphabet originally used to represent a name.
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C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component type code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the type of a name component.
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3398
Name component description
Conditionalan0..256
Free form description of a name component.
3401
Name component usage code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the usage of a name component.
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3295
Name original alphabet code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the alphabet originally used to represent a name.
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C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component type code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the type of a name component.
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3398
Name component description
Conditionalan0..256
Free form description of a name component.
3401
Name component usage code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the usage of a name component.
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3295
Name original alphabet code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the alphabet originally used to represent a name.
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C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component type code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the type of a name component.
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3398
Name component description
Conditionalan0..256
Free form description of a name component.
3401
Name component usage code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the usage of a name component.
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3295
Name original alphabet code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the alphabet originally used to represent a name.
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1229
ACTION CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the action to be taken or already taken.
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ADRADDRESSC 9

9Conditional A segment specifying the addresses of the actual person. One person may have more addresses.
C817
ADDRESS USAGE
Conditional
To describe the usage of an address.
3299
Address purpose code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the purpose of an address.
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3131
Address type code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the type of an address.
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3475
Address status code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the status of an address.
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C090
ADDRESS DETAILS
Conditional
To specify the details of an address.
3477
Address format code
Mandatoryan0..3
Code specifying the format of an address.
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3286
Address component description
Mandatoryan0..70
Free form description of the component of an address.
3286
Address component description
Conditionalan0..70
Free form description of the component of an address.
3286
Address component description
Conditionalan0..70
Free form description of the component of an address.
3286
Address component description
Conditionalan0..70
Free form description of the component of an address.
3286
Address component description
Conditionalan0..70
Free form description of the component of an address.
3164
CITY NAME
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a city.
3251
POSTAL IDENTIFICATION CODE
Conditionalan0..17
Code specifying the postal zone or address.
3207
COUNTRY IDENTIFIER
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the name of the country or other geographical entity as defined in ISO 3166-1 and UN/ECE Recommendation 3.
C819
COUNTRY SUBDIVISION DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a country subdivision, such as state, canton, county, prefecture.
3229
Country subdivision identifier
Conditionalan0..9
To identify a country subdivision, such as state, canton, county, prefecture.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3228
Country subdivision name
Conditionalan0..70
Name of a country subdivision, such as state, canton, county, prefecture.
C517
LOCATION IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification of a location by code or name.
3225
Location identifier
Conditionalan0..35
To identify a location.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3224
Location name
Conditionalan0..256
Name of the location.

RFFREFERENCEC 99

99Conditional A segment to specify alternate identification numbers of the actual person.
C506
REFERENCE
Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying a reference.
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1154
Reference identifier
Conditionalan0..70
Identifies a reference.
1156
Document line identifier
Conditionalan0..6
To identify a line of a document.
1056
Version identifier
Conditionalan0..9
To identify a version.
1060
Revision identifier
Conditionalan0..6
To identify a revision.

DTMDATE/TIME/PERIODC 9

9Conditional A segment identifying the date and time of birth and/or death of the actual person as well as the date to perform the requested action (add, delete, change, verify).
C507
DATE/TIME/PERIOD
Mandatory
Date and/or time, or period relevant to the specified date/time/period type.
2005
Date or time or period function code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the function of a date, time or period.
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2380
Date or time or period text
Conditionalan0..35
The value of a date, a date and time, a time or of a period in a specified representation.
2379
Date or time or period format code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the representation of a date, time or period.
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IHCPERSON CHARACTERISTICC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying person inherited characteristics such as ethnic origin, hair colour, etc. of the actual person.
3289
PERSON CHARACTERISTIC CODE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying a type of characteristic of a person.
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C818
PERSON INHERITED CHARACTERISTIC DETAILS
Conditional
To specify an inherited characteristic of a person.
3311
Inherited characteristic description code
Conditionalan0..8
Code specifying an inherited characteristic.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3310
Inherited characteristic description
Conditionalan0..70
Free form description of an inherited characteristic.

NATNATIONALITYC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the nationality of the actual person.
3493
NATIONALITY CODE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying a nationality.
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C042
NATIONALITY DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a nationality.
3293
Nationality name code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the name of a nationality.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3292
Nationality name
Conditionala0..35
Name of a nationality.

FTXFREE TEXTC 9

9Conditional A segment for free text information concerning the actual person such as further unstructured person information.
4451
TEXT SUBJECT CODE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the subject of the text.
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4453
FREE TEXT FUNCTION CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the function of free text.
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C107
TEXT REFERENCE
Conditional
Coded reference to a standard text and its source.
4441
Free text description code
Mandatoryan0..17
Code specifying free form text.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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C108
TEXT LITERAL
Conditional
Free text; one to five lines.
4440
Free text
Mandatoryan0..512
Free form text.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..512
Free form text.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..512
Free form text.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..512
Free form text.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..512
Free form text.
3453
LANGUAGE NAME CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the language name.
4447
FREE TEXT FORMAT CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the format of free text.
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LANLANGUAGEC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the languages used by the actual person.
3455
LANGUAGE CODE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying a language.
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C508
LANGUAGE DETAILS
Conditional
To identify a language.
3453
Language name code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the language name.
3452
Language name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of language.

HANHANDLING INSTRUCTIONSC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying confidentiality constraints concerning the data of the actual person.
C524
HANDLING INSTRUCTIONS
Conditional
Instruction for the handling of goods, products or articles in shipment, storage etc.
4079
Handling instruction description code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying a handling instruction.
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1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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4078
Handling instruction description
Conditionalan0..512
Free form description of a handling instruction.
C218
HAZARDOUS MATERIAL
Conditional
To specify a hazardous material.
7419
Hazardous material category name code
Conditionalan0..7
Code specifying a kind of hazard for a material.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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7418
Hazardous material category name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a kind of hazard for a material.

LOCPLACE/LOCATION IDENTIFICATIONC 9

9Conditional A segment specifying place of birth and/or death of the actual person.
3227
LOCATION FUNCTION CODE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying the function of a location.
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C517
LOCATION IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification of a location by code or name.
3225
Location identifier
Conditionalan0..35
To identify a location.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3224
Location name
Conditionalan0..256
Name of the location.
C519
RELATED LOCATION ONE IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification the first related location by code or name.
3223
First related location identifier
Conditionalan0..35
To identify a first related location.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3222
First related location name
Conditionalan0..70
Name of first related location.
C553
RELATED LOCATION TWO IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification of second related location by code or name.
3233
Second related location identifier
Conditionalan0..35
To identify a second related location.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3232
Second related location name
Conditionalan0..70
Name of the second related location.
5479
RELATION CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying a relation.

FIIFINANCIAL INSTITUTION INFORMATIONC 9

9Conditional A segment identifying the financial institution(s) and bank account number(s) associated with the actual person.
3035
PARTY FUNCTION CODE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a party.
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C078
ACCOUNT HOLDER IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification of an account holder by account number and/or account holder name in one or two lines. Number preferred.
3194
Account holder identifier
Conditionalan0..35
To identify the holder of an account.
3192
Account holder name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of the holder of an account.
3192
Account holder name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of the holder of an account.
6345
Currency identification code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying a monetary unit.
C088
INSTITUTION IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification of a financial institution by code branch number, or name and name of place. Code or branch number preferred.
3433
Institution name code
Conditionalan0..11
Code specifying the name of an institution.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3434
Institution branch identifier
Conditionalan0..17
To identify a branch of an institution.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
Show all standard codes
3432
Institution name
Conditionalan0..70
Name of an institution.
3436
Institution branch location name
Conditionalan0..70
Name of the location of a branch of an institution.
3207
COUNTRY IDENTIFIER
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the name of the country or other geographical entity as defined in ISO 3166-1 and UN/ECE Recommendation 3.

CTACONTACT INFORMATIONC 9

9Conditional A segment identifying a person that serves as a contact for the actual person.
3139
CONTACT FUNCTION CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the function of a contact (e.g. department or person).
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C056
CONTACT DETAILS
Conditional
Code and/or name of a contact such as a department or employee. Code preferred.
3413
Contact identifier
Conditionalan0..17
To identify a contact, such as a department or employee.
3412
Contact name
Conditionalan0..256
Name of a contact, such as a department or employee.

GRP3 PDI DTMC 9

9Conditional A segment group for specifying person demographic information valid at a specific date/time/period.

PDIPERSON DEMOGRAPHIC INFORMATIONM 1

1Mandatory A segment to specify the sex, marital status and religion of the actual person.
3499
GENDER CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code giving the gender of a person, animal or plant.
C085
MARITAL STATUS DETAILS
Conditional
To specify the marital status of a person.
3479
Marital status description code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the marital status of a person.
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1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
Show all standard codes
3478
Marital status description
Conditionalan0..35
Free form description of the marital status of a person.
C101
RELIGION DETAILS
Conditional
To specify the religion of a person.
3483
Religion name code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the name of a religion.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
Show all standard codes
3482
Religion name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a religion.

DTMDATE/TIME/PERIODC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the valid date/time/period for the person demographic information.
C507
DATE/TIME/PERIOD
Mandatory
Date and/or time, or period relevant to the specified date/time/period type.
2005
Date or time or period function code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the function of a date, time or period.
Show all standard codes
2380
Date or time or period text
Conditionalan0..35
The value of a date, a date and time, a time or of a period in a specified representation.
2379
Date or time or period format code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the representation of a date, time or period.
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GRP4 COM CTAC 9

9Conditional A segment group for specifying communication numbers and contacts of the actual person.

COMCOMMUNICATION CONTACTM 1

1Mandatory A segment identifying communication type(s) and number(s) of the actual person.
C076
COMMUNICATION CONTACT
Mandatory
Communication number of a department or employee in a specified channel.
3148
Communication address identifier
Mandatoryan0..512
To identify a communication address.
3155
Communication means type code
Mandatoryan0..3
Code specifying the type of communication address.
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CTACONTACT INFORMATIONC 9

9Conditional A segment identifying a contact person or department at the specified communication number.
3139
CONTACT FUNCTION CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the function of a contact (e.g. department or person).
Show all standard codes
C056
CONTACT DETAILS
Conditional
Code and/or name of a contact such as a department or employee. Code preferred.
3413
Contact identifier
Conditionalan0..17
To identify a contact, such as a department or employee.
3412
Contact name
Conditionalan0..256
Name of a contact, such as a department or employee.

GRP5 REL PNA ADR RFF DTM PDI IHC NAT LANC 99

99Conditional A segment group identifying any related person or additional names of the actual person.

RELRELATIONSHIPM 1

1Mandatory A segment identifying the type of relationship of the related person or name to the actual person.
9141
RELATIONSHIP TYPE CODE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying a type of relationship.
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C941
RELATIONSHIP
Conditional
Identification and/or description of a relationship.
9143
Relationship description code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying a relationship.
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1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
Show all standard codes
9142
Relationship description
Conditionalan0..35
Free form description of a relationship.

PNAPARTY IDENTIFICATIONC 1

1Conditional A segment identifying the related person or specifying related name(s).
3035
PARTY FUNCTION CODE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a party.
Show all standard codes
C206
IDENTIFICATION NUMBER
Conditional
The identification of an object.
7402
Object identifier
Mandatoryan0..35
Code specifying the unique identity of an object.
7405
Object identification code qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Code qualifying the identification of an object.
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4405
Status description code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying a status.
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C082
PARTY IDENTIFICATION DETAILS
Conditional
Identification of a transaction party by code.
3039
Party identifier
Mandatoryan0..35
Code specifying the identity of a party.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
Show all standard codes
3403
NAME TYPE CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the type of name.
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3397
NAME STATUS CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the status of a name.
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C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component type code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the type of a name component.
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3398
Name component description
Conditionalan0..256
Free form description of a name component.
3401
Name component usage code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the usage of a name component.
Show all standard codes
3295
Name original alphabet code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the alphabet originally used to represent a name.
Show all standard codes
C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component type code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the type of a name component.
Show all standard codes
3398
Name component description
Conditionalan0..256
Free form description of a name component.
3401
Name component usage code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the usage of a name component.
Show all standard codes
3295
Name original alphabet code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the alphabet originally used to represent a name.
Show all standard codes
C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component type code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the type of a name component.
Show all standard codes
3398
Name component description
Conditionalan0..256
Free form description of a name component.
3401
Name component usage code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the usage of a name component.
Show all standard codes
3295
Name original alphabet code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the alphabet originally used to represent a name.
Show all standard codes
C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component type code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the type of a name component.
Show all standard codes
3398
Name component description
Conditionalan0..256
Free form description of a name component.
3401
Name component usage code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the usage of a name component.
Show all standard codes
3295
Name original alphabet code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the alphabet originally used to represent a name.
Show all standard codes
C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component type code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the type of a name component.
Show all standard codes
3398
Name component description
Conditionalan0..256
Free form description of a name component.
3401
Name component usage code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the usage of a name component.
Show all standard codes
3295
Name original alphabet code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the alphabet originally used to represent a name.
Show all standard codes
1229
ACTION CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the action to be taken or already taken.
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ADRADDRESSC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying address information of the related person.
C817
ADDRESS USAGE
Conditional
To describe the usage of an address.
3299
Address purpose code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the purpose of an address.
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3131
Address type code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the type of an address.
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3475
Address status code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the status of an address.
Show all standard codes
C090
ADDRESS DETAILS
Conditional
To specify the details of an address.
3477
Address format code
Mandatoryan0..3
Code specifying the format of an address.
Show all standard codes
3286
Address component description
Mandatoryan0..70
Free form description of the component of an address.
3286
Address component description
Conditionalan0..70
Free form description of the component of an address.
3286
Address component description
Conditionalan0..70
Free form description of the component of an address.
3286
Address component description
Conditionalan0..70
Free form description of the component of an address.
3286
Address component description
Conditionalan0..70
Free form description of the component of an address.
3164
CITY NAME
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a city.
3251
POSTAL IDENTIFICATION CODE
Conditionalan0..17
Code specifying the postal zone or address.
3207
COUNTRY IDENTIFIER
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the name of the country or other geographical entity as defined in ISO 3166-1 and UN/ECE Recommendation 3.
C819
COUNTRY SUBDIVISION DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a country subdivision, such as state, canton, county, prefecture.
3229
Country subdivision identifier
Conditionalan0..9
To identify a country subdivision, such as state, canton, county, prefecture.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
Show all standard codes
3228
Country subdivision name
Conditionalan0..70
Name of a country subdivision, such as state, canton, county, prefecture.
C517
LOCATION IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification of a location by code or name.
3225
Location identifier
Conditionalan0..35
To identify a location.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
Show all standard codes
3224
Location name
Conditionalan0..256
Name of the location.

RFFREFERENCEC 9

9Conditional A segment identifying additional identification numbers of the related person.
C506
REFERENCE
Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying a reference.
Show all standard codes
1154
Reference identifier
Conditionalan0..70
Identifies a reference.
1156
Document line identifier
Conditionalan0..6
To identify a line of a document.
1056
Version identifier
Conditionalan0..9
To identify a version.
1060
Revision identifier
Conditionalan0..6
To identify a revision.

DTMDATE/TIME/PERIODC 9

9Conditional A segment identifying the time of birth and/or death of the related person.
C507
DATE/TIME/PERIOD
Mandatory
Date and/or time, or period relevant to the specified date/time/period type.
2005
Date or time or period function code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the function of a date, time or period.
Show all standard codes
2380
Date or time or period text
Conditionalan0..35
The value of a date, a date and time, a time or of a period in a specified representation.
2379
Date or time or period format code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the representation of a date, time or period.
Show all standard codes

PDIPERSON DEMOGRAPHIC INFORMATIONC 1

1Conditional A segment to specify the sex, marital status and religion of the related person.
3499
GENDER CODE
Conditionalan0..3
Code giving the gender of a person, animal or plant.
C085
MARITAL STATUS DETAILS
Conditional
To specify the marital status of a person.
3479
Marital status description code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the marital status of a person.
Show all standard codes
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
Show all standard codes
3478
Marital status description
Conditionalan0..35
Free form description of the marital status of a person.
C101
RELIGION DETAILS
Conditional
To specify the religion of a person.
3483
Religion name code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the name of a religion.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
Show all standard codes
3482
Religion name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a religion.

IHCPERSON CHARACTERISTICC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying person inherited characteristics such as ethnic origin, hair colour, etc. of the related person.
3289
PERSON CHARACTERISTIC CODE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying a type of characteristic of a person.
Show all standard codes
C818
PERSON INHERITED CHARACTERISTIC DETAILS
Conditional
To specify an inherited characteristic of a person.
3311
Inherited characteristic description code
Conditionalan0..8
Code specifying an inherited characteristic.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
Show all standard codes
3310
Inherited characteristic description
Conditionalan0..70
Free form description of an inherited characteristic.

NATNATIONALITYC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the nationality of the related person.
3493
NATIONALITY CODE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying a nationality.
Show all standard codes
C042
NATIONALITY DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a nationality.
3293
Nationality name code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the name of a nationality.
1131
Code list identification code
Conditionalan0..17
Code identifying a user or association maintained code list.
3055
Code list responsible agency code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the agency responsible for a code list.
Show all standard codes
3292
Nationality name
Conditionala0..35
Name of a nationality.

LANLANGUAGEC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the languages used by the related person.
3455
LANGUAGE CODE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying a language.
Show all standard codes
C508
LANGUAGE DETAILS
Conditional
To identify a language.
3453
Language name code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the language name.
3452
Language name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of language.

GRP6 AUT DTMC 9

9Conditional A segment group specifying the authentication procedure applied.

AUTAUTHENTICATION RESULTM 1

1Mandatory A segment specifying details of any authentication (validation) procedure applied to the message.
9280
VALIDATION RESULT TEXT
Mandatoryan0..35
To specify the value of a validation result.
9282
VALIDATION KEY IDENTIFIER
Conditionalan0..35
To identify the cryptographic key used for the calculation of the validation.

DTMDATE/TIME/PERIODC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the date/time of an authentication procedure.
C507
DATE/TIME/PERIOD
Mandatory
Date and/or time, or period relevant to the specified date/time/period type.
2005
Date or time or period function code qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code qualifying the function of a date, time or period.
Show all standard codes
2380
Date or time or period text
Conditionalan0..35
The value of a date, a date and time, a time or of a period in a specified representation.
2379
Date or time or period format code
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the representation of a date, time or period.
Show all standard codes

UNTMESSAGE TRAILERM 1

1Mandatory A service segment ending a message, giving the total number of segments in the message (including the UNH & UNT) and the control reference number of the message.
0074
NUMBER OF SEGMENTS IN A MESSAGE
Mandatoryn0..10
The number of segments in a message body, plus the message header segment and message trailer segment.
0062
MESSAGE REFERENCE NUMBER
Mandatoryan0..14
Unique message reference assigned by the sender.