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 identifier
Mandatoryan0..6
Code identifying a type of message and assigned by its controlling agency.
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0052
Message type version number
Mandatoryan0..3
Version number of a message type.
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0054
Message type release number
Mandatoryan0..3
Release number within the current message type version number (0052).
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0051
Controlling agency
Mandatoryan0..2
Code identifying the agency controlling the specification, maintenance and publication of the message type.
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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.
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 message transfer number
Mandatoryn0..2
Number assigned by the sender indicating that the message is an addition or change of a previously sent message relating to the same topic.
0073
First/last sequence message transfer indication
Conditionaln1
Indication used for the first and last message in a sequence of the same type of message relating to the same topic.
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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/message name, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Document/message identifier expressed in code.
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1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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1000
Document/message name
Conditionalan0..35
Plain language identifier specifying the function of a document/message.
C106
DOCUMENT/MESSAGE IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification of a document/message by its number and eventually its version or revision.
1004
Document/message number
Conditionalan0..35
Reference number assigned to the document/message by the issuer.
1056
Version
Conditionalan0..9
To specify the version number or name of an object.
1060
Revision number
Conditionalan0..6
To specify a revision number.
1225
MESSAGE FUNCTION, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code indicating the function of the message.
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4343
RESPONSE TYPE, CODED
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/time/period qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a date, time or period.
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2380
Date/time/period
Conditionalan0..35
The value of a date, a date and time, a time or of a period in a specified representation.
2379
Date/time/period format qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the representation of a date, a date and time or of a 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 qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
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1154
Reference number
Conditionalan0..35
Identification number the nature and function of which can be qualified by an entry in data element 1153 Reference qualifier.
1156
Line number
Conditionalan0..6
Number of the line in the document/message referenced in 1154 Reference number.
4000
Reference version number
Conditionalan0..35
To uniquely identify a reference by its version number.

FTXFREE TEXTC 99

99Conditional This segment is used to transfer textual information concerning the message itself.
4451
TEXT SUBJECT QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code specifying subject of a free text.
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4453
TEXT FUNCTION, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying how to handle the text.
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C107
TEXT REFERENCE
Conditional
Coded reference to a standard text and its source.
4441
Free text identification
Mandatoryan0..17
Free text in coded form.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying 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..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
3453
LANGUAGE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).

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 QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a party.
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C206
IDENTIFICATION NUMBER
Conditional
The identification of an object.
7402
Identity number
Mandatoryan0..35
The number given to an object for its unique identification.
7405
Identity number qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the type/source of identity number.
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4405
Status, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Provides information regarding a status.
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C082
PARTY IDENTIFICATION DETAILS
Conditional
Identification of a transaction party by code.
3039
Party identification
Mandatoryan0..35
Code identifying a party involved in a transaction.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3403
NAME TYPE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code for type of name such as official name, alias.
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3397
NAME STATUS, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the status of a name (such as current name).
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C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
To identify the type of name component.
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3398
Name component
Conditionalan0..70
Part of party name such as family name or given name.
3401
Name component status, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the status of a name component.
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3295
Name component original representation, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the alphabet originally used to represent the name.
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C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
To identify the type of name component.
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3398
Name component
Conditionalan0..70
Part of party name such as family name or given name.
3401
Name component status, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the status of a name component.
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3295
Name component original representation, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the alphabet originally used to represent the name.
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C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
To identify the type of name component.
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3398
Name component
Conditionalan0..70
Part of party name such as family name or given name.
3401
Name component status, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the status of a name component.
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3295
Name component original representation, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the alphabet originally used to represent the name.
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C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
To identify the type of name component.
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3398
Name component
Conditionalan0..70
Part of party name such as family name or given name.
3401
Name component status, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the status of a name component.
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3295
Name component original representation, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the alphabet originally used to represent the name.
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C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
To identify the type of name component.
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3398
Name component
Conditionalan0..70
Part of party name such as family name or given name.
3401
Name component status, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the status of a name component.
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3295
Name component original representation, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the alphabet originally used to represent the name.
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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, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the purpose of the address.
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3131
Address type, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the type of address.
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3475
Address status, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the status of the address.
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C090
ADDRESS DETAILS
Conditional
To specify the details of an address.
3477
Address format, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
To specify the content of the various address components.
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3286
Address component
Mandatoryan0..70
To specify a component of an address.
3286
Address component
Conditionalan0..70
To specify a component of an address.
3286
Address component
Conditionalan0..70
To specify a component of an address.
3286
Address component
Conditionalan0..70
To specify a component of an address.
3286
Address component
Conditionalan0..70
To specify a component of an address.
3164
CITY NAME
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a city (a town, a village) for addressing purposes.
3251
POSTCODE IDENTIFICATION
Conditionalan0..9
Code defining postal zones or addresses.
3207
COUNTRY, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the name of a country or other geographical entity as specified in ISO 3166.
C819
COUNTRY SUB-ENTITY DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a part of a country (eg county or part of a city).
3229
Country sub-entity identification
Conditionalan0..9
Identification of the name of sub-entities (state, province) defined by appropriate governmental agencies.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3228
Country sub-entity
Conditionalan0..35
Name of sub-entities (state, province) defined by appropriate governmental agencies.
C517
LOCATION IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification of a location by code or name.
3225
Place/location identification
Conditionalan0..25
Identification of the name of place/location, other than 3164 City name.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3224
Place/location
Conditionalan0..70
Name of place/location, other than 3164 City name.

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, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the function of a contact (e.g. department or person).
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C056
DEPARTMENT OR EMPLOYEE DETAILS
Conditional
Code and/or name of a department or employee. Code preferred.
3413
Department or employee identification
Conditionalan0..17
Internal identification code.
3412
Department or employee
Conditionalan0..35
The department or person within an organizational entity.

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 number
Mandatoryan0..512
The communication number.
3155
Communication channel qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying the type of communication channel being used.
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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 qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
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1154
Reference number
Conditionalan0..35
Identification number the nature and function of which can be qualified by an entry in data element 1153 Reference qualifier.
1156
Line number
Conditionalan0..6
Number of the line in the document/message referenced in 1154 Reference number.
4000
Reference version number
Conditionalan0..35
To uniquely identify a reference by its version number.

LANLANGUAGEC 9

9Conditional A segment specifying languages used by the actual communication party.
3455
LANGUAGE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Type of language.
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C508
LANGUAGE DETAILS
Conditional
To identify a language.
3453
Language, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).
3452
Language
Conditionalan0..35
Language as text (ISO 639-1988).

GRP2 GIS 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.

GISGENERAL INDICATORM 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.
C529
PROCESSING INDICATOR
Mandatory
Type of process indication.
7365
Processing indicator, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Identifies the value to be attributed to indicators required by the processing system.
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1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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7187
Process type identification
Conditionalan0..17
Specification of a process or subprocess.
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PNAPARTY IDENTIFICATIONC 1

1Conditional A segment identifying a person.
3035
PARTY QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a party.
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C206
IDENTIFICATION NUMBER
Conditional
The identification of an object.
7402
Identity number
Mandatoryan0..35
The number given to an object for its unique identification.
7405
Identity number qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the type/source of identity number.
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4405
Status, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Provides information regarding a status.
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C082
PARTY IDENTIFICATION DETAILS
Conditional
Identification of a transaction party by code.
3039
Party identification
Mandatoryan0..35
Code identifying a party involved in a transaction.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3403
NAME TYPE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code for type of name such as official name, alias.
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3397
NAME STATUS, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the status of a name (such as current name).
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C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
To identify the type of name component.
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3398
Name component
Conditionalan0..70
Part of party name such as family name or given name.
3401
Name component status, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the status of a name component.
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3295
Name component original representation, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the alphabet originally used to represent the name.
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C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
To identify the type of name component.
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3398
Name component
Conditionalan0..70
Part of party name such as family name or given name.
3401
Name component status, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the status of a name component.
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3295
Name component original representation, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the alphabet originally used to represent the name.
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C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
To identify the type of name component.
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3398
Name component
Conditionalan0..70
Part of party name such as family name or given name.
3401
Name component status, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the status of a name component.
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3295
Name component original representation, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the alphabet originally used to represent the name.
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C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
To identify the type of name component.
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3398
Name component
Conditionalan0..70
Part of party name such as family name or given name.
3401
Name component status, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the status of a name component.
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3295
Name component original representation, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the alphabet originally used to represent the name.
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C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
To identify the type of name component.
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3398
Name component
Conditionalan0..70
Part of party name such as family name or given name.
3401
Name component status, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the status of a name component.
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3295
Name component original representation, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the alphabet originally used to represent the name.
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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, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the purpose of the address.
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3131
Address type, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the type of address.
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3475
Address status, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the status of the address.
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C090
ADDRESS DETAILS
Conditional
To specify the details of an address.
3477
Address format, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
To specify the content of the various address components.
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3286
Address component
Mandatoryan0..70
To specify a component of an address.
3286
Address component
Conditionalan0..70
To specify a component of an address.
3286
Address component
Conditionalan0..70
To specify a component of an address.
3286
Address component
Conditionalan0..70
To specify a component of an address.
3286
Address component
Conditionalan0..70
To specify a component of an address.
3164
CITY NAME
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a city (a town, a village) for addressing purposes.
3251
POSTCODE IDENTIFICATION
Conditionalan0..9
Code defining postal zones or addresses.
3207
COUNTRY, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the name of a country or other geographical entity as specified in ISO 3166.
C819
COUNTRY SUB-ENTITY DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a part of a country (eg county or part of a city).
3229
Country sub-entity identification
Conditionalan0..9
Identification of the name of sub-entities (state, province) defined by appropriate governmental agencies.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3228
Country sub-entity
Conditionalan0..35
Name of sub-entities (state, province) defined by appropriate governmental agencies.
C517
LOCATION IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification of a location by code or name.
3225
Place/location identification
Conditionalan0..25
Identification of the name of place/location, other than 3164 City name.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3224
Place/location
Conditionalan0..70
Name of place/location, other than 3164 City name.

RFFREFERENCEC 99

99Conditional A segment to specify alternate identification numbers of the actual person.
C506
REFERENCE
Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
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1154
Reference number
Conditionalan0..35
Identification number the nature and function of which can be qualified by an entry in data element 1153 Reference qualifier.
1156
Line number
Conditionalan0..6
Number of the line in the document/message referenced in 1154 Reference number.
4000
Reference version number
Conditionalan0..35
To uniquely identify a reference by its version number.

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/time/period qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a date, time or period.
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2380
Date/time/period
Conditionalan0..35
The value of a date, a date and time, a time or of a period in a specified representation.
2379
Date/time/period format qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the representation of a date, a date and time or of a 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 QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
To specify the type of specific person characteristic.
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C818
PERSON INHERITED CHARACTERISTIC DETAILS
Conditional
To specify an inherited characteristic of a person.
3311
Person inherited characteristic identification
Conditionalan0..8
To specify a person inherited characteristic using a code value.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3310
Person inherited characteristic
Conditionalan0..70
To specify a person inherited characteristic as free text.

NATNATIONALITYC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the nationality of the actual person.
3493
NATIONALITY QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
To qualify a nationality.
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C042
NATIONALITY DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a nationality.
3293
Nationality, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code for country of which an entity is the subject.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3292
Nationality
Conditionala0..35
Name of country of which an entity is the subject.

FTXFREE TEXTC 9

9Conditional A segment for free text information concerning the actual person such as further unstructured person information.
4451
TEXT SUBJECT QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code specifying subject of a free text.
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4453
TEXT FUNCTION, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying how to handle the text.
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C107
TEXT REFERENCE
Conditional
Coded reference to a standard text and its source.
4441
Free text identification
Mandatoryan0..17
Free text in coded form.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying 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..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
4440
Free text
Conditionalan0..70
Free text field available to the message sender for information.
3453
LANGUAGE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).

LANLANGUAGEC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the languages used by the actual person.
3455
LANGUAGE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Type of language.
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C508
LANGUAGE DETAILS
Conditional
To identify a language.
3453
Language, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).
3452
Language
Conditionalan0..35
Language as text (ISO 639-1988).

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 instructions, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the instructions on how specified goods, packages or containers should be handled.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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4078
Handling instructions
Conditionalan0..70
Instructions on how specified goods, packages or containers should be handled.
C218
HAZARDOUS MATERIAL
Conditional
To specify a hazardous material.
7419
Hazardous material class code, identification
Conditionalan0..4
Code specifying the kind of hazard for a material.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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7418
Hazardous material class
Conditionalan0..35
To specify the 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
PLACE/LOCATION 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
Place/location identification
Conditionalan0..25
Identification of the name of place/location, other than 3164 City name.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3224
Place/location
Conditionalan0..70
Name of place/location, other than 3164 City name.
C519
RELATED LOCATION ONE IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification the first related location by code or name.
3223
Related place/location one identification
Conditionalan0..25
Specification of the first related place/location by code.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3222
Related place/location one
Conditionalan0..70
Specification of the first related place/location by name.
C553
RELATED LOCATION TWO IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification of second related location by code or name.
3233
Related place/location two identification
Conditionalan0..25
Specification of a second related place/location by code.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3232
Related place/location two
Conditionalan0..70
Specification of a second related place/location by name.
5479
RELATION, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the relationship between two or more items.

FIIFINANCIAL INSTITUTION INFORMATIONC 9

9Conditional A segment identifying the financial institution(s) and bank account number(s) associated with the actual person.
3035
PARTY 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 number
Conditionalan0..35
Account number of the holder of the account.
3192
Account holder name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of the holder of the account.
3192
Account holder name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of the holder of the account.
6345
Currency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the name or symbol of the monetary unit involved in the transaction.
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 identification
Conditionalan0..11
Code identifying an institution.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3434
Institution branch number
Conditionalan0..17
Number identifying a branch of an institution.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3432
Institution name
Conditionalan0..70
Name of an institution.
3436
Institution branch place
Conditionalan0..70
Official name of the place where the institution branch is situated.
3207
COUNTRY, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the name of a country or other geographical entity as specified in ISO 3166.

CTACONTACT INFORMATIONC 9

9Conditional A segment identifying a person that serves as a contact for the actual person.
3139
CONTACT FUNCTION, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the function of a contact (e.g. department or person).
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C056
DEPARTMENT OR EMPLOYEE DETAILS
Conditional
Code and/or name of a department or employee. Code preferred.
3413
Department or employee identification
Conditionalan0..17
Internal identification code.
3412
Department or employee
Conditionalan0..35
The department or person within an organizational entity.

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
SEX, CODED
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, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code giving the marital status of a person.
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1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3478
Marital status
Conditionalan0..35
Marital status of a person.
C101
RELIGION DETAILS
Conditional
To specify the religion of a person.
3483
Religion, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the religion of a person in a coded form.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3482
Religion
Conditionalan0..35
To specify the religion of a person.

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/time/period qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a date, time or period.
Show all standard codes
2380
Date/time/period
Conditionalan0..35
The value of a date, a date and time, a time or of a period in a specified representation.
2379
Date/time/period format qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the representation of a date, a date and time or of a 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 number
Mandatoryan0..512
The communication number.
3155
Communication channel qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying the type of communication channel being used.
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CTACONTACT INFORMATIONC 9

9Conditional A segment identifying a contact person or department at the specified communication number.
3139
CONTACT FUNCTION, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the function of a contact (e.g. department or person).
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C056
DEPARTMENT OR EMPLOYEE DETAILS
Conditional
Code and/or name of a department or employee. Code preferred.
3413
Department or employee identification
Conditionalan0..17
Internal identification code.
3412
Department or employee
Conditionalan0..35
The department or person within an organizational entity.

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 QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Specification of the meaning of a relationship.
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C941
RELATIONSHIP
Conditional
Identification and/or description of a relationship.
9143
Relationship, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a relationship.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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9142
Relationship
Conditionalan0..35
Description of a relationship.

PNAPARTY IDENTIFICATIONC 1

1Conditional A segment identifying the related person or specifying related name(s).
3035
PARTY QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a party.
Show all standard codes
C206
IDENTIFICATION NUMBER
Conditional
The identification of an object.
7402
Identity number
Mandatoryan0..35
The number given to an object for its unique identification.
7405
Identity number qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the type/source of identity number.
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4405
Status, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Provides information regarding a status.
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C082
PARTY IDENTIFICATION DETAILS
Conditional
Identification of a transaction party by code.
3039
Party identification
Mandatoryan0..35
Code identifying a party involved in a transaction.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
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3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3403
NAME TYPE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code for type of name such as official name, alias.
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3397
NAME STATUS, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the status of a name (such as current name).
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C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
To identify the type of name component.
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3398
Name component
Conditionalan0..70
Part of party name such as family name or given name.
3401
Name component status, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the status of a name component.
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3295
Name component original representation, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the alphabet originally used to represent the name.
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C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
To identify the type of name component.
Show all standard codes
3398
Name component
Conditionalan0..70
Part of party name such as family name or given name.
3401
Name component status, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the status of a name component.
Show all standard codes
3295
Name component original representation, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the alphabet originally used to represent the name.
Show all standard codes
C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
To identify the type of name component.
Show all standard codes
3398
Name component
Conditionalan0..70
Part of party name such as family name or given name.
3401
Name component status, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the status of a name component.
Show all standard codes
3295
Name component original representation, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the alphabet originally used to represent the name.
Show all standard codes
C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
To identify the type of name component.
Show all standard codes
3398
Name component
Conditionalan0..70
Part of party name such as family name or given name.
3401
Name component status, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the status of a name component.
Show all standard codes
3295
Name component original representation, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the alphabet originally used to represent the name.
Show all standard codes
C816
NAME COMPONENT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a name component.
3405
Name component qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
To identify the type of name component.
Show all standard codes
3398
Name component
Conditionalan0..70
Part of party name such as family name or given name.
3401
Name component status, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the status of a name component.
Show all standard codes
3295
Name component original representation, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the alphabet originally used to represent the name.
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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, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the purpose of the address.
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3131
Address type, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the type of address.
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3475
Address status, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the status of the address.
Show all standard codes
C090
ADDRESS DETAILS
Conditional
To specify the details of an address.
3477
Address format, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
To specify the content of the various address components.
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3286
Address component
Mandatoryan0..70
To specify a component of an address.
3286
Address component
Conditionalan0..70
To specify a component of an address.
3286
Address component
Conditionalan0..70
To specify a component of an address.
3286
Address component
Conditionalan0..70
To specify a component of an address.
3286
Address component
Conditionalan0..70
To specify a component of an address.
3164
CITY NAME
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a city (a town, a village) for addressing purposes.
3251
POSTCODE IDENTIFICATION
Conditionalan0..9
Code defining postal zones or addresses.
3207
COUNTRY, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the name of a country or other geographical entity as specified in ISO 3166.
C819
COUNTRY SUB-ENTITY DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a part of a country (eg county or part of a city).
3229
Country sub-entity identification
Conditionalan0..9
Identification of the name of sub-entities (state, province) defined by appropriate governmental agencies.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
Show all standard codes
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3228
Country sub-entity
Conditionalan0..35
Name of sub-entities (state, province) defined by appropriate governmental agencies.
C517
LOCATION IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification of a location by code or name.
3225
Place/location identification
Conditionalan0..25
Identification of the name of place/location, other than 3164 City name.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
Show all standard codes
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
Show all standard codes
3224
Place/location
Conditionalan0..70
Name of place/location, other than 3164 City name.

RFFREFERENCEC 9

9Conditional A segment identifying additional identification numbers of the related person.
C506
REFERENCE
Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
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1154
Reference number
Conditionalan0..35
Identification number the nature and function of which can be qualified by an entry in data element 1153 Reference qualifier.
1156
Line number
Conditionalan0..6
Number of the line in the document/message referenced in 1154 Reference number.
4000
Reference version number
Conditionalan0..35
To uniquely identify a reference by its version number.

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/time/period qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a date, time or period.
Show all standard codes
2380
Date/time/period
Conditionalan0..35
The value of a date, a date and time, a time or of a period in a specified representation.
2379
Date/time/period format qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the representation of a date, a date and time or of a 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
SEX, CODED
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, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code giving the marital status of a person.
Show all standard codes
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
Show all standard codes
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
Show all standard codes
3478
Marital status
Conditionalan0..35
Marital status of a person.
C101
RELIGION DETAILS
Conditional
To specify the religion of a person.
3483
Religion, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the religion of a person in a coded form.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
Show all standard codes
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3482
Religion
Conditionalan0..35
To specify the religion of a person.

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 QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
To specify the type of specific person characteristic.
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C818
PERSON INHERITED CHARACTERISTIC DETAILS
Conditional
To specify an inherited characteristic of a person.
3311
Person inherited characteristic identification
Conditionalan0..8
To specify a person inherited characteristic using a code value.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
Show all standard codes
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3310
Person inherited characteristic
Conditionalan0..70
To specify a person inherited characteristic as free text.

NATNATIONALITYC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the nationality of the related person.
3493
NATIONALITY QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
To qualify a nationality.
Show all standard codes
C042
NATIONALITY DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a nationality.
3293
Nationality, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code for country of which an entity is the subject.
1131
Code list qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a code list.
Show all standard codes
3055
Code list responsible agency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the agency responsible for a code list.
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3292
Nationality
Conditionala0..35
Name of country of which an entity is the subject.

LANLANGUAGEC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the languages used by the related person.
3455
LANGUAGE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Type of language.
Show all standard codes
C508
LANGUAGE DETAILS
Conditional
To identify a language.
3453
Language, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).
3452
Language
Conditionalan0..35
Language as text (ISO 639-1988).

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
Mandatoryan0..35
The result of the application of an algorithm to the content of data element in a message.
9282
VALIDATION KEY IDENTIFICATION
Conditionalan0..35
Identifies the cryptographic key used to calculate the validation result.

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/time/period qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a date, time or period.
Show all standard codes
2380
Date/time/period
Conditionalan0..35
The value of a date, a date and time, a time or of a period in a specified representation.
2379
Date/time/period format qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the representation of a date, a date and time or of a period.
Show all standard codes

UNTMESSAGE TRAILERM 1

1Mandatory A service segment ending a message, giving the total number of segments in the message and the control reference number of the message.
0074
NUMBER OF SEGMENTS IN A MESSAGE
Mandatoryn0..6
Control count of number of segments in a message.
0062
MESSAGE REFERENCE NUMBER
Mandatoryan0..14
Unique message reference assigned by the sender.