UNHMESSAGE HEADERM 1

1Mandatory A service segment starting and uniquely identifying a message. The message type code for the Medical service report message is MEDRPT.
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 unique identification of the message and specification of its 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 A segment identifying the date and/or time of message generation and/or other dates and/or times concerning the whole 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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FTXFREE TEXTC 9

9Conditional A segment giving free text information, in coded or clear form, for specifying information concerning the whole message.
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 COM FTX RFF SEQ LAN SPR QUA EMPM 99

99Mandatory A group of segments giving information about involved healthcare parties like the service requester, the service provider, parties to get copies of the results, related service providers, origin of clinical information, supervising healthcare party, healthcare administrative information, sample collector, sample collector location and/or other parties related to the message.

PNAPARTY IDENTIFICATIONM 1

1Mandatory A segment for specifying the identification, name and address of involved healthcare organisations or professionals.
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 for specifying the address of the actual healthcare 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.

COMCOMMUNICATION CONTACTC 9

9Conditional A segment giving communication numbers for the actual healthcare party.
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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FTXFREE TEXTC 9

9Conditional A segment with free text information, in coded or clear form, for specifying unstructured telecommunication numbers of the actual healthcare party including electronic mail address.
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).

RFFREFERENCEC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying alternative identification numbers of the actual healthcare party assigned by the involved healthcare parties. This segment also keeps a reference to another party if the current party is related to another party such as department in a hospital, a physician in a department, etc.
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.

SEQSEQUENCE DETAILSC 1

1Conditional A segment for allocating a sequence number to the individual healthcare party allowing each healthcare party to be referenced from within the message.
1245
STATUS INDICATOR, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of a status or disposition.
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C286
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Conditional
Identification of a sequence and source for sequencing.
1050
Sequence number
Mandatoryan0..10
Number indicating the position in a sequence.
1159
Sequence number source, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the source for a specified sequence number in a coded form.
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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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LANLANGUAGEC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the language used by the actual healthcare 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).

SPRORGANISATION CLASSIFICATION DETAILSC 1

1Conditional A segment for specifying the type and medical speciality of a healthcare organisation.
7293
SECTOR/SUBJECT IDENTIFICATION QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Identification of the subject areas to which the specified conditions apply.
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3079
ORGANISATION CLASSIFICATION, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
A code to specify the classification of an organisation.
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C844
ORGANISATION CLASSIFICATION DETAIL
Conditional
To specify details regarding the class of an organisation.
3083
Organisational class identification
Conditionalan0..17
A code to specify the class of an organisation.
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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3082
Organisational class
Conditionalan0..70
To specify the class of an organisation.

QUAQUALIFICATIONC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the professional medical qualifications of a person.
9037
QUALIFICATION QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
To specify type of qualification.
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C950
QUALIFICATION CLASSIFICATION
Conditional
Qualification classification description and/or code. This specifies the trade, skill, professional or similar qualification category.
9007
Qualification classification, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a qualification classification.
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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9006
Qualification classification
Conditionalan0..35
Description of a qualification classification.
9006
Qualification classification
Conditionalan0..35
Description of a qualification classification.

EMPEMPLOYMENT DETAILSC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the type, medical speciality and the position or military rank of a healthcare professional.
9003
EMPLOYMENT QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Specification of the meaning of employment details.
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C948
EMPLOYMENT CATEGORY
Conditional
Code and/or description of an employment category.
9005
Employment category, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the employment category.
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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9004
Employment category
Conditionalan0..35
Description of employment category.
C951
OCCUPATION
Conditional
Description of an occupation.
9009
Occupation, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying an occupation.
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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9008
Occupation
Conditionalan0..35
Description of an occupation.
9008
Occupation
Conditionalan0..35
Description of an occupation.
C950
QUALIFICATION CLASSIFICATION
Conditional
Qualification classification description and/or code. This specifies the trade, skill, professional or similar qualification category.
9007
Qualification classification, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of a qualification classification.
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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9006
Qualification classification
Conditionalan0..35
Description of a qualification classification.
9006
Qualification classification
Conditionalan0..35
Description of a qualification classification.
3494
JOB TITLE
Conditionalan0..35
Description of job classification.
9035
QUALIFICATION AREA, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the application area of a qualification.
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GRP2 IRQ GIS RFF DTM STS PTY LAN FTX TEM GRP3 GRP4 GRP6M 99

99Mandatory A group of segments giving information concerning a medical service report.

IRQINFORMATION REQUIREDM 1

1Mandatory A segment for specifying the requirements concerning acknowledgment of the report.
C333
INFORMATION REQUEST
Mandatory
To specify the information requested in a responding message.
4511
Requested information, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the information requested in a responding message in a coded form.
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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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4510
Requested information
Conditionalan0..35
To specify the information requested in a responding message in a clear text form.

GISGENERAL INDICATORM 1

1Mandatory A segment for specifying the service type of the actual report, i.e. whether this is a new report, a modification to a previously issued report, etc.
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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RFFREFERENCEM 9

9Mandatory A segment for specifying the identification of the service report as provided by the service provider. This segment also keeps a reference to a healthcare party related to this service report which is specified in segment group 1.
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/PERIODM 1

1Mandatory A segment for specifying the issue date and/or time of the report and/or other dates and/or times relevant to the report.
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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STSSTATUSC 1

1Conditional A segment for specifying the status of the service report, i.e. whether it is a partial report, a complete report, etc.
C601
STATUS TYPE
Conditional
To specify the type of status in relation to an industry sector or business function.
9015
Status type, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying the type of status event.
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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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C555
STATUS EVENT
Conditional
To specify a status event.
9011
Status event, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying a status event.
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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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9010
Status event
Conditionalan0..35
Description of a status event.
C556
STATUS REASON
Conditional
To specify the reason behind a status event.
9013
Status reason, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying the reason behind a status event.
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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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9012
Status reason
Conditionalan0..35
Provides the reason behind a status event.
C556
STATUS REASON
Conditional
To specify the reason behind a status event.
9013
Status reason, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying the reason behind a status event.
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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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9012
Status reason
Conditionalan0..35
Provides the reason behind a status event.
C556
STATUS REASON
Conditional
To specify the reason behind a status event.
9013
Status reason, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying the reason behind a status event.
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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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9012
Status reason
Conditionalan0..35
Provides the reason behind a status event.
C556
STATUS REASON
Conditional
To specify the reason behind a status event.
9013
Status reason, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying the reason behind a status event.
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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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9012
Status reason
Conditionalan0..35
Provides the reason behind a status event.
C556
STATUS REASON
Conditional
To specify the reason behind a status event.
9013
Status reason, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying the reason behind a status event.
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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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9012
Status reason
Conditionalan0..35
Provides the reason behind a status event.

PTYPRIORITYC 1

1Conditional A segment for specifying the reporting priority of the service report.
4035
PRIORITY QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
To indicate the type of a priority.
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C585
PRIORITY DETAILS
Conditional
To indicate a priority.
4037
Priority, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To indicate a priority 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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4036
Priority
Conditionalan0..35
To indicate a priority.

LANLANGUAGEC 1

1Conditional A segment specifying the language of the actual report.
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).

FTXFREE TEXTC 99

99Conditional A segment with free text information, in coded or clear form, for specifying the comments of the service provider concerning the complete report and/or the reason for cancellation.
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.
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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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).

TEMTEST METHODC 1

1Conditional A segment for specifying the reason for cancellation of the complete report.
C244
TEST METHOD
Conditional
Specification of the test method employed.
4415
Test method identification
Conditionalan0..17
Code to specify the test method employed.
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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4416
Test description
Conditionalan0..70
Free form description of the test method and procedure.
4419
TEST ROUTE OF ADMINISTERING, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the method of administering the test, e.g. oral, inhalation.
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3077
TEST MEDIUM, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the medium on which the test was applied.
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6311
MEASUREMENT PURPOSE QUALIFIER
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the purpose of the measurement.
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7188
TEST REVISION NUMBER
Conditionalan0..30
Definition of the revision or of the change level of the specified test method employed.
C515
TEST REASON
Conditional
To identify the reason for the test as specified.
4425
Test reason identification
Conditionalan0..17
Reason for performing a test by code.
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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4424
Test reason
Conditionalan0..35
Reason for performing a test by name.

GRP3 RFF DTMC 99

99Conditional A group of segments for specifying a reference to another service report.

RFFREFERENCEM 1

1Mandatory A segment for specifying the identification number of the referenced service report.
C506
REFERENCE
Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
Show all standard codes
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 1

1Conditional A segment specifying the issue date and/or time of the referenced service report.
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 FCA RFF GIS DTM PTY CIN FTX TEM GRP5C 99

99Conditional A group of segments specifying a service order related to the actual service report.

FCAFINANCIAL CHARGES ALLOCATIONM 1

1Mandatory A segment giving information concerning payment category for this order.
4471
SETTLEMENT, CODED
Mandatoryan0..3
Indication of how allowances or charges are to be settled.
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C878
CHARGE/ALLOWANCE ACCOUNT
Conditional
Identification of the account for charge or allowance.
3434
Institution branch number
Mandatoryan0..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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3194
Account holder number
Conditionalan0..35
Account number 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.

RFFREFERENCEM 9

9Mandatory A segment for specifying the identification number of the order allocated by various healthcare parties, such as service requester, service provider, etc. The segment is also used for referencing a related healthcare party specified in segment group 1.
C506
REFERENCE
Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
Show all standard codes
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.

GISGENERAL INDICATORC 1

1Conditional A segment to provide the service type of the service order, i.e. new order, order modification, etc.
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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DTMDATE/TIME/PERIODC 9

9Conditional A segment specifying the dates and/or times concerning the order such as issue date of order, date of receipt, due date of report, etc.
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

PTYPRIORITYC 1

1Conditional A segment specifying the requested reporting priority for the whole order.
4035
PRIORITY QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
To indicate the type of a priority.
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C585
PRIORITY DETAILS
Conditional
To indicate a priority.
4037
Priority, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To indicate a priority in 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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4036
Priority
Conditionalan0..35
To indicate a priority.

CINCLINICAL INFORMATIONC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the reason for request as well as comments from the requester as a diagnosis concerning this order.
6415
CLINICAL INFORMATION QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
To specify type of clinical information.
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C836
CLINICAL INFORMATION DETAILS
Conditional
To specify an item of clinical information.
6413
Clinical information identification
Conditionalan0..17
To specify an item of clinical information using code.
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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6412
Clinical information
Conditionalan0..70
To specify an item of clinical information as free text.
C837
CERTAINTY DETAILS
Conditional
To specify the certainty.
4049
Certainty, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the certainty using 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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4048
Certainty
Conditionalan0..35
To specify certainty as free text.

FTXFREE TEXTC 9

9Conditional A segment with free text information, in coded or clear form, for specifying the reason for request as well as comments from the requester concerning this order.
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.
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
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).

TEMTEST METHODC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the reason for the request.
C244
TEST METHOD
Conditional
Specification of the test method employed.
4415
Test method identification
Conditionalan0..17
Code to specify the test method employed.
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
4416
Test description
Conditionalan0..70
Free form description of the test method and procedure.
4419
TEST ROUTE OF ADMINISTERING, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the method of administering the test, e.g. oral, inhalation.
Show all standard codes
3077
TEST MEDIUM, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the medium on which the test was applied.
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6311
MEASUREMENT PURPOSE QUALIFIER
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the purpose of the measurement.
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7188
TEST REVISION NUMBER
Conditionalan0..30
Definition of the revision or of the change level of the specified test method employed.
C515
TEST REASON
Conditional
To identify the reason for the test as specified.
4425
Test reason identification
Conditionalan0..17
Reason for performing a test by code.
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
4424
Test reason
Conditionalan0..35
Reason for performing a test by name.

GRP5 DOC RFF DTMC 99

99Conditional A group of segments for specifying a reference to another service order.

DOCDOCUMENT/MESSAGE DETAILSM 1

1Mandatory A segment for specifying the document name.
C002
DOCUMENT/MESSAGE NAME
Mandatory
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.
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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1000
Document/message name
Conditionalan0..35
Plain language identifier specifying the function of a document/message.
C503
DOCUMENT/MESSAGE DETAILS
Conditional
Identification of document/message by number, status, source and/or language.
1004
Document/message number
Conditionalan0..35
Reference number assigned to the document/message by the issuer.
1373
Document/message status, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To identify the status of a document/message.
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1366
Document/message source
Conditionalan0..35
Indication of the source from which the printed information is to be or has been obtained.
3453
Language, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).
3153
COMMUNICATION CHANNEL IDENTIFIER, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying the type of communication channel being used.
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1220
NUMBER OF COPIES OF DOCUMENT REQUIRED
Conditionaln0..2
Number of originals or copies of a document stipulated or referred to as being required.
1218
NUMBER OF ORIGINALS OF DOCUMENT REQUIRED
Conditionaln0..2
Specification of the number of originals of a stipulated document that are required.

RFFREFERENCEM 9

9Mandatory A segment for specifying the identification number of the referenced order.
C506
REFERENCE
Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
Show all standard codes
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 1

1Conditional A segment for specifying the issue date and/or time of the referenced order.
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

GRP6 ATT RFF ADR COM REL IMD FTX PNA DTM PDI NAT LAN HAN CCI GRP7 GRP8 GRP14 GRP16C 99

99Conditional A group of segments specifying the subject of investigation.

ATTATTRIBUTEM 1

1Mandatory A segment for specifying the type of subject of investigation.
9017
ATTRIBUTE FUNCTION QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Specification of the meaning of an attribute function.
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C955
ATTRIBUTE TYPE
Conditional
Identification of the type of attribute.
9021
Attribute type, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Coded specification of the type attribute.
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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C956
ATTRIBUTE DETAILS
Conditional
Identification of the attribute related to an entity.
9019
Attribute, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of an attribute.
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
9018
Attribute
Conditionalan0..35
Description of an attribute of an entity.

RFFREFERENCEC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the identification numbers of the actual subject of investigation.
C506
REFERENCE
Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
Show all standard codes
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.

ADRADDRESSC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the address details of the subject of investigation.
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.
Show all standard codes
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.

COMCOMMUNICATION CONTACTC 9

9Conditional A segment providing a telecommunication number of the subject or investigation.
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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RELRELATIONSHIPC 1

1Conditional A segment for specifying the association between subjects of investigation such as donor, foetus, etc. as well as the relationship of a related person to the patient.
9141
RELATIONSHIP QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Specification of the meaning of a relationship.
Show all standard codes
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.
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
9142
Relationship
Conditionalan0..35
Description of a relationship.

IMDITEM DESCRIPTIONC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the description of the material being investigated if the subject of investigation is a material.
7077
ITEM DESCRIPTION TYPE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code indicating the format of a description.
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7081
ITEM CHARACTERISTIC, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the item characteristic being described.
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C273
ITEM DESCRIPTION
Conditional
Description of an item.
7009
Item description identification
Conditionalan0..17
Code from an industry code list which provides specific data about a product characteristic.
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
7008
Item description
Conditionalan0..35
Plain language description of articles or products.
7008
Item description
Conditionalan0..35
Plain language description of articles or products.
3453
Language, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).
7383
SURFACE/LAYER INDICATOR, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code indicating the surface or layer of a product that is being described.
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FTXFREE TEXTC 9

9Conditional A segment with free text information, in coded or clear form, for specifying additional information about the material as well as an unstructured telecommunication number of the subject of investigation.
4451
TEXT SUBJECT QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code specifying subject of a free text.
Show all standard codes
4453
TEXT FUNCTION, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying how to handle the text.
Show all standard codes
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.
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
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).

PNAPARTY IDENTIFICATIONC 9

9Conditional A segment for identifying the patient and related person or name by specifying various patient name details and official patient ID.
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.
Show all standard codes
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.
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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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.
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.
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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.
Show all standard codes

DTMDATE/TIME/PERIODC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying relevant date and/or times for the patient such as date of birth, date of death, etc.
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 for specifying demographic information such as sex, marital status and religion.
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.
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.
Show all standard codes
3482
Religion
Conditionalan0..35
To specify the religion of a person.

NATNATIONALITYC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the nationality of a 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.
Show all standard codes
3292
Nationality
Conditionala0..35
Name of country of which an entity is the subject.

LANLANGUAGEC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the language used by the 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).

HANHANDLING INSTRUCTIONSC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the confidentiality constraints on patient data.
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.
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
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.
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
7418
Hazardous material class
Conditionalan0..35
To specify the kind of hazard for a material.

CCICHARACTERISTIC/CLASS IDC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the species or breed of an animal.
7059
PROPERTY CLASS, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the type of class.
Show all standard codes
C502
MEASUREMENT DETAILS
Conditional
Identification of measurement type.
6313
Property measured, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the property measured.
Show all standard codes
6321
Measurement significance, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the significance of a measurement value.
Show all standard codes
6155
Measurement attribute identification
Conditionalan0..17
Code used to specify non-discrete measurement values.
Show all standard codes
6154
Measurement attribute
Conditionalan0..70
To specify non-discrete measurement values.
C240
PRODUCT CHARACTERISTIC
Conditional
Specific product characteristic data.
7037
Characteristic identification
Mandatoryan0..17
A code from an industry code list which provides specific data about a product characteristic.
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
7036
Characteristic
Conditionalan0..35
Free form description of the product characteristic.
7036
Characteristic
Conditionalan0..35
Free form description of the product characteristic.
4051
CHARACTERISTIC RELEVANCE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the relevance of a characteristic.
Show all standard codes

GRP7 PAS LOC DTM RFFC 9

9Conditional A group of segments for specifying healthcare administrative information concerning the actual subject of investigation.

PASATTENDANCEM 1

1Mandatory A segment for specifying patient administrative information such as administrative status concerning actual hospital stay or out-patient visit or ward stay related to the subject of investigation.
9443
ATTENDANCE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
To specify type of attendance.
Show all standard codes
C839
ATTENDEE CATEGORY
Conditional
To specify the category of the attendee.
7459
Attendee category, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code to specify the category of the attendee.
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
7458
Attendee category
Conditionalan0..35
To specify the category of the attendee.
C840
ATTENDANCE ADMISSION DETAILS
Conditional
To specify type of admission.
9445
Admission type, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify type of admission using code.
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
9444
Admission type
Conditionalan0..35
To specify type of admission as free text.
C841
ATTENDANCE DISCHARGE DETAILS
Conditional
To specify type of discharge.
9447
Discharge type, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify type of discharge using code.
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
9446
Discharge type
Conditionalan0..35
To specify type of discharge as free text.

LOCPLACE/LOCATION IDENTIFICATIONC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the physical patient care location in terms of ward, room, bed, etc.
3227
PLACE/LOCATION QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying the function of a location.
Show all standard codes
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.
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.
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
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.
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
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.

DTMDATE/TIME/PERIODC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying admission and/or discharge date and time or start and/or end date and time of a ward stay.
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

RFFREFERENCEC 1

1Conditional This segment keeps a reference to a healthcare party for specifying healthcare administrative information such as hospital, department, etc. where patient is admitted, located, etc.
C506
REFERENCE
Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
Show all standard codes
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.

GRP8 CAV CIN LAN DTM FTX RFF GRP9 GRP12C 999

999Conditional A group of segments giving information about a clinical observation including the origin of the clinical information. The clinical information may be a symptom, physical sign, anamnesis (medical history), clinical observation, diagnosis, etc.

CAVCHARACTERISTIC VALUEM 1

1Mandatory A segment for specifying the type of clinical information.
C889
CHARACTERISTIC VALUE
Mandatory
To provide the value of a characteristic.
7111
Characteristic value, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To identify the value of a particular characteristic in 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.
Show all standard codes
7110
Characteristic value
Conditionalan0..35
To identify the value of a characteristic.
7110
Characteristic value
Conditionalan0..35
To identify the value of a characteristic.

CINCLINICAL INFORMATIONC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the type of clinical observation, description of the clinical observation itself as well as the degree of certainty concerning the clinical observation.
6415
CLINICAL INFORMATION QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
To specify type of clinical information.
Show all standard codes
C836
CLINICAL INFORMATION DETAILS
Conditional
To specify an item of clinical information.
6413
Clinical information identification
Conditionalan0..17
To specify an item of clinical information using code.
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
6412
Clinical information
Conditionalan0..70
To specify an item of clinical information as free text.
C837
CERTAINTY DETAILS
Conditional
To specify the certainty.
4049
Certainty, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the certainty using code.
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
4048
Certainty
Conditionalan0..35
To specify certainty as free text.

LANLANGUAGEC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the language related to the clinical observation.
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).

DTMDATE/TIME/PERIODC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying date and times related to the clinical information, the clinical observation itself and the origin of clinical 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.
Show all standard codes

FTXFREE TEXTC 99

99Conditional A segment with free text information, in coded or clear form, for description of the clinical 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.
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
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).

RFFREFERENCEC 9

9Conditional This segment keeps a reference to a healthcare party for specifying origin of clinical information.
C506
REFERENCE
Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
Show all standard codes
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.

GRP9 STS SEQ GIS RSL CCI CIN DTM FTX RFF GRP10 GRP11C 99

99Conditional A group of segments for specifying a clinical investigation result item and the clinical investigation itself.

STSSTATUSM 1

1Mandatory A segment for specifying the status of the clinical investigation, e.g. preliminary results, final results, etc.
C601
STATUS TYPE
Conditional
To specify the type of status in relation to an industry sector or business function.
9015
Status type, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying the type of status event.
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
C555
STATUS EVENT
Conditional
To specify a status event.
9011
Status event, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying a status event.
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
9010
Status event
Conditionalan0..35
Description of a status event.
C556
STATUS REASON
Conditional
To specify the reason behind a status event.
9013
Status reason, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying the reason behind a status event.
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
9012
Status reason
Conditionalan0..35
Provides the reason behind a status event.
C556
STATUS REASON
Conditional
To specify the reason behind a status event.
9013
Status reason, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying the reason behind a status event.
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
9012
Status reason
Conditionalan0..35
Provides the reason behind a status event.
C556
STATUS REASON
Conditional
To specify the reason behind a status event.
9013
Status reason, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying the reason behind a status event.
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
9012
Status reason
Conditionalan0..35
Provides the reason behind a status event.
C556
STATUS REASON
Conditional
To specify the reason behind a status event.
9013
Status reason, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying the reason behind a status event.
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
9012
Status reason
Conditionalan0..35
Provides the reason behind a status event.
C556
STATUS REASON
Conditional
To specify the reason behind a status event.
9013
Status reason, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying the reason behind a status event.
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
9012
Status reason
Conditionalan0..35
Provides the reason behind a status event.

SEQSEQUENCE DETAILSC 1

1Conditional A segment for allocating a sequence number to a clinical investigation result item to allow referencing from within this message to a specific clinical investigation result item.
1245
STATUS INDICATOR, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of a status or disposition.
Show all standard codes
C286
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Conditional
Identification of a sequence and source for sequencing.
1050
Sequence number
Mandatoryan0..10
Number indicating the position in a sequence.
1159
Sequence number source, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the source for a specified sequence number in a coded form.
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

GISGENERAL INDICATORC 1

1Conditional A segment for specifying the service type of the clinical investigation result item, e.g. new result item.
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.
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
7187
Process type identification
Conditionalan0..17
Specification of a process or subprocess.
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RSLRESULTC 1

1Conditional A segment for specifying the numerical value or a coded text value of a clinical investigation result item including unit of measurement, arithmetic comparator and the deviating result indicator.
6087
RESULT QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
To specify the type of value or value range.
Show all standard codes
6077
RESULT TYPE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the representation of a value or value range using code.
Show all standard codes
C831
RESULT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a value.
6314
Measurement value
Conditionalan0..18
Value of the measured unit.
6321
Measurement significance, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the significance of a measurement value.
Show all standard codes
6155
Measurement attribute identification
Conditionalan0..17
Code used to specify non-discrete measurement values.
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
6154
Measurement attribute
Conditionalan0..70
To specify non-discrete measurement values.
C831
RESULT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a value.
6314
Measurement value
Conditionalan0..18
Value of the measured unit.
6321
Measurement significance, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the significance of a measurement value.
Show all standard codes
6155
Measurement attribute identification
Conditionalan0..17
Code used to specify non-discrete measurement values.
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
6154
Measurement attribute
Conditionalan0..70
To specify non-discrete measurement values.
C848
MEASUREMENT UNIT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a measurement unit.
6417
Measurement unit identification
Conditionalan0..8
Coded identification of a measurement unit.
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
6416
Measurement unit
Conditionalan0..35
Specification of a measurement unit as free text.
6079
RESULT NORMALCY INDICATOR, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code to specify (ab)normal value.
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CCICHARACTERISTIC/CLASS IDM 9

9Mandatory A segment for identifying the clinical investigation and to describe specifications to the clinical investigation.
7059
PROPERTY CLASS, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the type of class.
Show all standard codes
C502
MEASUREMENT DETAILS
Conditional
Identification of measurement type.
6313
Property measured, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the property measured.
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6321
Measurement significance, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the significance of a measurement value.
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6155
Measurement attribute identification
Conditionalan0..17
Code used to specify non-discrete measurement values.
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6154
Measurement attribute
Conditionalan0..70
To specify non-discrete measurement values.
C240
PRODUCT CHARACTERISTIC
Conditional
Specific product characteristic data.
7037
Characteristic identification
Mandatoryan0..17
A code from an industry code list which provides specific data about a product characteristic.
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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7036
Characteristic
Conditionalan0..35
Free form description of the product characteristic.
7036
Characteristic
Conditionalan0..35
Free form description of the product characteristic.
4051
CHARACTERISTIC RELEVANCE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the relevance of a characteristic.
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CINCLINICAL INFORMATIONC 9

9Conditional A segment giving a text value of a clinical investigation result item as well as a comment to the clinical investigation result item as a diagnosis.
6415
CLINICAL INFORMATION QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
To specify type of clinical information.
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C836
CLINICAL INFORMATION DETAILS
Conditional
To specify an item of clinical information.
6413
Clinical information identification
Conditionalan0..17
To specify an item of clinical information using 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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6412
Clinical information
Conditionalan0..70
To specify an item of clinical information as free text.
C837
CERTAINTY DETAILS
Conditional
To specify the certainty.
4049
Certainty, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the certainty using 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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4048
Certainty
Conditionalan0..35
To specify certainty as free text.

DTMDATE/TIME/PERIODC 99

99Conditional A segment for specifying relevant date and times concerning the investigation such as date and time for investigation performed, last status change and a date value of a clinical observation.
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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FTXFREE TEXTC 99

99Conditional A segment with free text information, in coded or clear form, for specifying the text value of a clinical investigation as well as comments to the clinical investigation and the investigation result item.
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.
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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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).

RFFREFERENCEC 99

99Conditional This segment keeps a reference to the 'parent' clinical investigation result item if needed.
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.

GRP10 RSL FTX CCIC 99

99Conditional A group of segments giving the reference limits of a clinical investigation result item.

RSLRESULTM 1

1Mandatory A segment for specifying the numerical reference interval of an investigation result item and the type of reference interval.
6087
RESULT QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
To specify the type of value or value range.
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6077
RESULT TYPE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the representation of a value or value range using code.
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C831
RESULT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a value.
6314
Measurement value
Conditionalan0..18
Value of the measured unit.
6321
Measurement significance, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the significance of a measurement value.
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6155
Measurement attribute identification
Conditionalan0..17
Code used to specify non-discrete measurement values.
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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
6154
Measurement attribute
Conditionalan0..70
To specify non-discrete measurement values.
C831
RESULT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a value.
6314
Measurement value
Conditionalan0..18
Value of the measured unit.
6321
Measurement significance, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the significance of a measurement value.
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6155
Measurement attribute identification
Conditionalan0..17
Code used to specify non-discrete measurement values.
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
6154
Measurement attribute
Conditionalan0..70
To specify non-discrete measurement values.
C848
MEASUREMENT UNIT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a measurement unit.
6417
Measurement unit identification
Conditionalan0..8
Coded identification of a measurement unit.
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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6416
Measurement unit
Conditionalan0..35
Specification of a measurement unit as free text.
6079
RESULT NORMALCY INDICATOR, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code to specify (ab)normal value.
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FTXFREE TEXTC 9

9Conditional A segment with free text information, in coded or clear form, for specifying the textual reference limits of an investigation result item.
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.
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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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).

CCICHARACTERISTIC/CLASS IDC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying a reference population, e.g. age, sex, smokers, etc.
7059
PROPERTY CLASS, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the type of class.
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C502
MEASUREMENT DETAILS
Conditional
Identification of measurement type.
6313
Property measured, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the property measured.
Show all standard codes
6321
Measurement significance, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the significance of a measurement value.
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6155
Measurement attribute identification
Conditionalan0..17
Code used to specify non-discrete measurement values.
Show all standard codes
6154
Measurement attribute
Conditionalan0..70
To specify non-discrete measurement values.
C240
PRODUCT CHARACTERISTIC
Conditional
Specific product characteristic data.
7037
Characteristic identification
Mandatoryan0..17
A code from an industry code list which provides specific data about a product characteristic.
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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7036
Characteristic
Conditionalan0..35
Free form description of the product characteristic.
7036
Characteristic
Conditionalan0..35
Free form description of the product characteristic.
4051
CHARACTERISTIC RELEVANCE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the relevance of a characteristic.
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GRP11 REL RFFC 99

99Conditional A group of segments for identifying the persons and/or organisations involved in producing an investigation result.

RELRELATIONSHIPM 1

1Mandatory A segment for specifying the type of relationship of a related healthcare service provider to the clinical investigation result item.
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.
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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9142
Relationship
Conditionalan0..35
Description of a relationship.

RFFREFERENCEC 99

99Conditional A segment for specifying a reference to healthcare parties in segment group 1 where the related healthcare professional or organisation is identified.
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.

GRP12 CLI GRP13C 99

99Conditional A group of segments for specifying a clinical intervention.

CLICLINICAL INTERVENTIONM 1

1Mandatory A segment for specifying the type of intervention and the intervention itself.
9441
CLINICAL INTERVENTION QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
To specify the type of clinical intervention.
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C828
CLINICAL INTERVENTION DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a clinical intervention.
9437
Clinical intervention identification
Conditionalan0..17
To specify a clinical intervention.
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
9436
Clinical intervention
Conditionalan0..70
To specify clinical intervention as free text.

GRP13 IMD DSG FTX INPC 99

99Conditional A group of segments to describe interventions involving drugs.

IMDITEM DESCRIPTIONM 1

1Mandatory A segment for identifying a drug.
7077
ITEM DESCRIPTION TYPE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code indicating the format of a description.
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7081
ITEM CHARACTERISTIC, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the item characteristic being described.
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C273
ITEM DESCRIPTION
Conditional
Description of an item.
7009
Item description identification
Conditionalan0..17
Code from an industry code list which provides specific data about a product characteristic.
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
7008
Item description
Conditionalan0..35
Plain language description of articles or products.
7008
Item description
Conditionalan0..35
Plain language description of articles or products.
3453
Language, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).
7383
SURFACE/LAYER INDICATOR, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code indicating the surface or layer of a product that is being described.
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DSGDOSAGE ADMINISTRATIONC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the dosage and administration specifications of a drug.
6085
DOSAGE ADMINISTRATION QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
To provide a part of dosage specification.
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C838
DOSAGE DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a dosage.
6083
Dosage identification
Conditionalan0..8
To specify a dosage using code.
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
6082
Dosage
Conditionalan0..70
To specify a dosage as free text.

FTXFREE TEXTC 9

9Conditional A segment with free text information, in coded or clear form, for specifying dosage and administration specification of a drug.
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.
Show all standard codes
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.
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
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).

INPPARTIES AND INSTRUCTIONC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the dosage regime.
C849
PARTIES TO INSTRUCTION
Conditional
Identify the sending and receiving parties of the instruction.
3301
Party enacting instruction identification
Mandatoryan0..17
Party responsible for carrying out the instruction.
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3285
Recipient of the instruction identification
Conditionalan0..17
Party to whom the instruction is directed for advice or action.
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C522
INSTRUCTION
Conditional
To specify an instruction.
4403
Instruction qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to the type of instructions.
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4401
Instruction, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of an action to be taken by the receiver of the message.
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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
4400
Instruction
Conditionalan0..35
Description of an instruction.
C850
STATUS OF INSTRUCTION
Conditional
Provides information regarding the status of an instruction.
4405
Status, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Provides information regarding a status.
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3036
Party name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
1229
ACTION REQUEST/NOTIFICATION, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the action to be taken or already taken.
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GRP14 SEQ IMD PRC RFF QTY DTM PAC FTX TDT HAN LOC ADR GRP15C 99

99Conditional A group of segments containing information about the samples collected or to be collected concerning the requested investigation.

SEQSEQUENCE DETAILSM 1

1Mandatory A segment for allocating a sequence number to the sample to allow referencing from within this message to a specific sample.
1245
STATUS INDICATOR, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of a status or disposition.
Show all standard codes
C286
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Conditional
Identification of a sequence and source for sequencing.
1050
Sequence number
Mandatoryan0..10
Number indicating the position in a sequence.
1159
Sequence number source, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the source for a specified sequence number in a coded form.
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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

IMDITEM DESCRIPTIONM 9

9Mandatory A segment for specifying the characteristics of a sample like type of sample, anatomical origin and sample preservation material.
7077
ITEM DESCRIPTION TYPE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code indicating the format of a description.
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7081
ITEM CHARACTERISTIC, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the item characteristic being described.
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C273
ITEM DESCRIPTION
Conditional
Description of an item.
7009
Item description identification
Conditionalan0..17
Code from an industry code list which provides specific data about a product characteristic.
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
7008
Item description
Conditionalan0..35
Plain language description of articles or products.
7008
Item description
Conditionalan0..35
Plain language description of articles or products.
3453
Language, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).
7383
SURFACE/LAYER INDICATOR, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code indicating the surface or layer of a product that is being described.
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PRCPROCESS IDENTIFICATIONC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying information about type of collection procedure and subsequent handling of the sample.
C242
PROCESS TYPE AND DESCRIPTION
Conditional
Identification of process type and description.
7187
Process type identification
Mandatoryan0..17
Specification of a process or subprocess.
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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
7186
Process type
Conditionalan0..35
Free form description of a process.
7186
Process type
Conditionalan0..35
Free form description of a process.
C830
PROCESS IDENTIFICATION DETAILS
Conditional
To identify the details of a specific process.
7191
Process identification
Conditionalan0..17
Code to identify a specific process.
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
7190
Process
Conditionalan0..70
To specify a specific process as free text.

RFFREFERENCEC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the identification numbers of the actual sample allocated by service requester and service provider. This segment also keeps a reference to healthcare parties related to this actual sample such as the sample collector and sample collection location. This segment in addition keeps a reference to the 'parent' sample if this sample is part of or derived from another sample.
C506
REFERENCE
Mandatory
Identification of a reference.
1153
Reference qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a reference segment or a reference number.
Show all standard codes
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.

QTYQUANTITYC 1

1Conditional A segment for specifying information about sample volume or weight.
C186
QUANTITY DETAILS
Mandatory
Quantity information in a transaction, qualified when relevant.
6063
Quantity qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a quantity.
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6060
Quantity
Mandatoryn0..15
Numeric value of a quantity.
6411
Measure unit qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Indication of the unit of measurement in which weight (mass), capacity, length, area, volume or other quantity is expressed.

DTMDATE/TIME/PERIODC 99

99Conditional A segment for specifying relevant dates and times concerning the sample such as start and/or end date and time or period for sample collection, sample receipt date and time, etc.
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

PACPACKAGEC 1

1Conditional A segment specifying the number of sample containers this sample consists of.
7224
NUMBER OF PACKAGES
Conditionaln0..8
Number of individual parts of a shipment either unpacked, or packed in such a way that they cannot be divided without first undoing the packing.
C531
PACKAGING DETAILS
Conditional
Packaging level and details, terms and conditions.
7075
Packaging level, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Indication of level of packaging specified.
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7233
Packaging related information, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code giving packaging, handling and marking related information.
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7073
Packaging terms and conditions, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code identifying packaging terms and conditions.
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C202
PACKAGE TYPE
Conditional
Type of package by name or by code from a specified source.
7065
Type of packages identification
Conditionalan0..17
Coded description of the form in which goods are presented.
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
7064
Type of packages
Conditionalan0..35
Description of the form in which goods are presented.
C402
PACKAGE TYPE IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Identification of the form in which goods are described.
7077
Item description type, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Code indicating the format of a description.
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7064
Type of packages
Mandatoryan0..35
Description of the form in which goods are presented.
7143
Item number type, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
Show all standard codes
7064
Type of packages
Conditionalan0..35
Description of the form in which goods are presented.
7143
Item number type, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
Show all standard codes
C532
RETURNABLE PACKAGE DETAILS
Conditional
Indication of responsibility for payment and load contents of returnable packages.
8395
Returnable package freight payment responsibility, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To indicate responsibility for payment of return freight charges for packaging that is returnable.
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8393
Returnable package load contents, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To indicate the composition of goods loaded into a returnable package.
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FTXFREE TEXTC 9

9Conditional A segment with free text information, in coded or clear form, expressing the comments of the sample collector, the comments of the requester or service provider to the sample, anatomical origin of sample, sample location description, etc.
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.
Show all standard codes
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.
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
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).

TDTDETAILS OF TRANSPORTC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the transport logistics of the collected sample.
8051
TRANSPORT STAGE QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Qualifier giving a specific meaning to the transport details.
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8028
CONVEYANCE REFERENCE NUMBER
Conditionalan0..17
Unique reference given by the carrier to a certain journey or departure of a means of transport (generic term).
C220
MODE OF TRANSPORT
Conditional
Method of transport code or name. Code preferred.
8067
Mode of transport, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Coded method of transport used for the carriage of the goods.
8066
Mode of transport
Conditionalan0..17
Method of transport used for the carriage of the goods.
C228
TRANSPORT MEANS
Conditional
Code and/or name identifying the type of means of transport.
8179
Type of means of transport identification
Conditionalan0..8
Code defining the type of the means of transport being utilized.
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8178
Type of means of transport
Conditionalan0..17
Description of the type of the means of transport being utilized.
C040
CARRIER
Conditional
Identification of a carrier by code and/or by name. Code preferred.
3127
Carrier identification
Conditionalan0..17
Identification of party undertaking or arranging transport of goods between named points.
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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3128
Carrier name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of party undertaking or arranging transport of goods between named points.
8101
TRANSIT DIRECTION, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the point of origin and point of direction.
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C401
EXCESS TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION
Conditional
To provide details of reason for, and responsibility for, use of transportation other than normally utilized.
8457
Excess transportation reason, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Indication of reason for excess transportation.
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8459
Excess transportation responsibility, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Indication of responsibility for excess transportation.
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7130
Customer authorization number
Conditionalan0..17
Customer provided authorization number to allow supplier to ship goods under specific freight conditions. This number will be transmitted back to customer in the dispatch advice message.
C222
TRANSPORT IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Code and/or name identifying the means of transport.
8213
Id. of means of transport identification
Conditionalan0..9
Identification of the means of transport by name or number.
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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8212
Id. of the means of transport
Conditionalan0..35
Identification of the means of transport by name or number.
8453
Nationality of means of transport, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Coded name of the country in which a means of transport is registered.
8281
TRANSPORT OWNERSHIP, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code indicating the ownership of the means of transport.
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HANHANDLING INSTRUCTIONSC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying sample handling warning.
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 for specifying the location for sample collection in terms of hospital ward, room and bed number.
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.

ADRADDRESSC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the address for the sample collection.
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.

GRP15 CLI IMD DSG DTM FTX QTY INPC 99

99Conditional A group of segments for specifying the pre-treatment performed relating to a sample.

CLICLINICAL INTERVENTIONM 1

1Mandatory A segment for describing the pre-treatment administered.
9441
CLINICAL INTERVENTION QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
To specify the type of clinical intervention.
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C828
CLINICAL INTERVENTION DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a clinical intervention.
9437
Clinical intervention identification
Conditionalan0..17
To specify a clinical intervention.
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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9436
Clinical intervention
Conditionalan0..70
To specify clinical intervention as free text.

IMDITEM DESCRIPTIONC 1

1Conditional A segment for specifying the substance administered for pre-treatment.
7077
ITEM DESCRIPTION TYPE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code indicating the format of a description.
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7081
ITEM CHARACTERISTIC, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the item characteristic being described.
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C273
ITEM DESCRIPTION
Conditional
Description of an item.
7009
Item description identification
Conditionalan0..17
Code from an industry code list which provides specific data about a product characteristic.
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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7008
Item description
Conditionalan0..35
Plain language description of articles or products.
7008
Item description
Conditionalan0..35
Plain language description of articles or products.
3453
Language, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code of language (ISO 639-1988).
7383
SURFACE/LAYER INDICATOR, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code indicating the surface or layer of a product that is being described.
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DSGDOSAGE ADMINISTRATIONC 1

1Conditional A segment for specifying the route of administration of the pre-treatment.
6085
DOSAGE ADMINISTRATION QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
To provide a part of dosage specification.
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C838
DOSAGE DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a dosage.
6083
Dosage identification
Conditionalan0..8
To specify a dosage using 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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6082
Dosage
Conditionalan0..70
To specify a dosage as free text.

DTMDATE/TIME/PERIODC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying relevant date and times for the pre-treatment like start, end or duration of administration.
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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FTXFREE TEXTC 9

9Conditional A segment with free text information, in coded or clear form, for describing the pre-treatment.
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).

QTYQUANTITYC 1

1Conditional A segment for specifying amount of substance administered.
C186
QUANTITY DETAILS
Mandatory
Quantity information in a transaction, qualified when relevant.
6063
Quantity qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to a quantity.
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6060
Quantity
Mandatoryn0..15
Numeric value of a quantity.
6411
Measure unit qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Indication of the unit of measurement in which weight (mass), capacity, length, area, volume or other quantity is expressed.

INPPARTIES AND INSTRUCTIONC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the dosage regime.
C849
PARTIES TO INSTRUCTION
Conditional
Identify the sending and receiving parties of the instruction.
3301
Party enacting instruction identification
Mandatoryan0..17
Party responsible for carrying out the instruction.
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3285
Recipient of the instruction identification
Conditionalan0..17
Party to whom the instruction is directed for advice or action.
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C522
INSTRUCTION
Conditional
To specify an instruction.
4403
Instruction qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to the type of instructions.
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4401
Instruction, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of an action to be taken by the receiver of the message.
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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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4400
Instruction
Conditionalan0..35
Description of an instruction.
C850
STATUS OF INSTRUCTION
Conditional
Provides information regarding the status of an instruction.
4405
Status, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Provides information regarding a status.
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3036
Party name
Conditionalan0..35
Name of a party involved in a transaction.
1229
ACTION REQUEST/NOTIFICATION, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the action to be taken or already taken.
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GRP16 LIN GIS RSL CCI CIN SEQ STS DTM FTX MOA RFF EQD GRP17 GRP18M 99

99Mandatory A group of segments for specifying a requested investigation and the result of this investigation.

LINLINE ITEMM 1

1Mandatory A segment for specifying the line number of the laboratory investigation result item.
1082
LINE ITEM NUMBER
Conditionalan0..6
Serial number designating each separate item within a series of articles.
1229
ACTION REQUEST/NOTIFICATION, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the action to be taken or already taken.
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C212
ITEM NUMBER IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Goods identification for a specified source.
7140
Item number
Conditionalan0..35
A number allocated to a group or item.
7143
Item number type, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the type of item number.
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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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C829
SUB-LINE INFORMATION
Conditional
To provide an indication that a segment or segment group is used to contain sub-line or sub-line item information and to optionally enable the sub-line to be identified.
5495
Sub-line indicator, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Indication that the segment and/or segment group is used for sub-line item information.
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1082
Line item number
Conditionalan0..6
Serial number designating each separate item within a series of articles.
1222
CONFIGURATION LEVEL
Conditionaln0..2
Number indicating the level of an object which is in a hierarchy.
7083
CONFIGURATION, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code indicating the status of the sub-line item in the configuration.
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GISGENERAL INDICATORM 1

1Mandatory A segment for specifying the service type of the result of this investigation, e.g. new result, corrected result, etc.
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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RSLRESULTC 1

1Conditional A segment for specifying the numerical value or a coded text value of an investigation result item including unit of measurement, arithmetic comparator and the deviating result indicator.
6087
RESULT QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
To specify the type of value or value range.
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6077
RESULT TYPE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the representation of a value or value range using code.
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C831
RESULT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a value.
6314
Measurement value
Conditionalan0..18
Value of the measured unit.
6321
Measurement significance, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the significance of a measurement value.
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6155
Measurement attribute identification
Conditionalan0..17
Code used to specify non-discrete measurement values.
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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
6154
Measurement attribute
Conditionalan0..70
To specify non-discrete measurement values.
C831
RESULT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a value.
6314
Measurement value
Conditionalan0..18
Value of the measured unit.
6321
Measurement significance, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the significance of a measurement value.
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6155
Measurement attribute identification
Conditionalan0..17
Code used to specify non-discrete measurement values.
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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
6154
Measurement attribute
Conditionalan0..70
To specify non-discrete measurement values.
C848
MEASUREMENT UNIT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a measurement unit.
6417
Measurement unit identification
Conditionalan0..8
Coded identification of a measurement unit.
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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6416
Measurement unit
Conditionalan0..35
Specification of a measurement unit as free text.
6079
RESULT NORMALCY INDICATOR, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code to specify (ab)normal value.
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CCICHARACTERISTIC/CLASS IDM 99

99Mandatory A segment for specifying the characteristics of the investigation. The characteristics may concern system, component or property examined as well as method of measurement, etc.
7059
PROPERTY CLASS, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the type of class.
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C502
MEASUREMENT DETAILS
Conditional
Identification of measurement type.
6313
Property measured, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the property measured.
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6321
Measurement significance, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the significance of a measurement value.
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6155
Measurement attribute identification
Conditionalan0..17
Code used to specify non-discrete measurement values.
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6154
Measurement attribute
Conditionalan0..70
To specify non-discrete measurement values.
C240
PRODUCT CHARACTERISTIC
Conditional
Specific product characteristic data.
7037
Characteristic identification
Mandatoryan0..17
A code from an industry code list which provides specific data about a product characteristic.
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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7036
Characteristic
Conditionalan0..35
Free form description of the product characteristic.
7036
Characteristic
Conditionalan0..35
Free form description of the product characteristic.
4051
CHARACTERISTIC RELEVANCE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the relevance of a characteristic.
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CINCLINICAL INFORMATIONC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the result of an investigation or comments to a result item as a diagnosis.
6415
CLINICAL INFORMATION QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
To specify type of clinical information.
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C836
CLINICAL INFORMATION DETAILS
Conditional
To specify an item of clinical information.
6413
Clinical information identification
Conditionalan0..17
To specify an item of clinical information using code.
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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6412
Clinical information
Conditionalan0..70
To specify an item of clinical information as free text.
C837
CERTAINTY DETAILS
Conditional
To specify the certainty.
4049
Certainty, coded
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the certainty using 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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4048
Certainty
Conditionalan0..35
To specify certainty as free text.

SEQSEQUENCE DETAILSC 1

1Conditional A segment for allocating a sequence number to this result item to allow for referencing from within this message to a specific result item.
1245
STATUS INDICATOR, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of a status or disposition.
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C286
SEQUENCE INFORMATION
Conditional
Identification of a sequence and source for sequencing.
1050
Sequence number
Mandatoryan0..10
Number indicating the position in a sequence.
1159
Sequence number source, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the source for a specified sequence number in a coded form.
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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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STSSTATUSC 1

1Conditional A segment for specifying the status of an investigation or investigation result item, e.g. unverified result, preliminary result, etc.
C601
STATUS TYPE
Conditional
To specify the type of status in relation to an industry sector or business function.
9015
Status type, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying the type of status event.
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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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C555
STATUS EVENT
Conditional
To specify a status event.
9011
Status event, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying a status event.
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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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9010
Status event
Conditionalan0..35
Description of a status event.
C556
STATUS REASON
Conditional
To specify the reason behind a status event.
9013
Status reason, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying the reason behind a status event.
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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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9012
Status reason
Conditionalan0..35
Provides the reason behind a status event.
C556
STATUS REASON
Conditional
To specify the reason behind a status event.
9013
Status reason, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying the reason behind a status event.
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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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9012
Status reason
Conditionalan0..35
Provides the reason behind a status event.
C556
STATUS REASON
Conditional
To specify the reason behind a status event.
9013
Status reason, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying the reason behind a status event.
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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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9012
Status reason
Conditionalan0..35
Provides the reason behind a status event.
C556
STATUS REASON
Conditional
To specify the reason behind a status event.
9013
Status reason, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying the reason behind a status event.
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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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9012
Status reason
Conditionalan0..35
Provides the reason behind a status event.
C556
STATUS REASON
Conditional
To specify the reason behind a status event.
9013
Status reason, coded
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying the reason behind a status event.
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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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9012
Status reason
Conditionalan0..35
Provides the reason behind a status event.

DTMDATE/TIME/PERIODC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying date and times relevant for this investigation result item such as date and time of investigation performed, status change, etc. The segment may also carry the result of an investigation if this is expressed as a date or period such as clinical dates.
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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FTXFREE TEXTC 99

99Conditional A segment with free text information, in coded or clear form, for specifying a result item as a text value as well as comments to the result item or the investigation 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).

MOAMONETARY AMOUNTC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the type of cost, the amount of cost and possibly currency unit used concerning the investigation.
C516
MONETARY AMOUNT
Mandatory
Amount of goods or services stated as a monetary amount in a specified currency.
5025
Monetary amount type qualifier
Mandatoryan0..3
Indication of type of amount.
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5004
Monetary amount
Conditionaln0..18
Number of monetary units.
6345
Currency, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the name or symbol of the monetary unit involved in the transaction.
6343
Currency qualifier
Conditionalan0..3
Code giving specific meaning to data element 6345 Currency.
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4405
Status, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Provides information regarding a status.
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RFFREFERENCEC 99

99Conditional This segment keeps a reference to one or more samples related to this actual result item such as the sample(s) involved in obtaining this result item. This segment also keeps a reference to another investigation result item related to this actual investigation result item such as the investigation result item which this investigation result item is part of.
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.

EQDEQUIPMENT DETAILSC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the measuring equipment used for obtaining this investigation result item.
8053
EQUIPMENT QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
Code identifying type of equipment.
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C237
EQUIPMENT IDENTIFICATION
Conditional
Marks (letters and/or numbers) identifying equipment used for transport such as a container.
8260
Equipment identification number
Conditionalan0..17
Marks (letters and/or numbers) which identify equipment e.g. unit load device.
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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3207
Country, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Identification of the name of a country or other geographical entity as specified in ISO 3166.
C224
EQUIPMENT SIZE AND TYPE
Conditional
Code and/or name identifying size and type of equipment used in transport. Code preferred.
8155
Equipment size and type identification
Conditionalan0..10
Coded description of the size and type of equipment e.g. unit load device.
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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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8154
Equipment size and type
Conditionalan0..35
Plain language description of the size and type of equipment e.g. unit load device.
8077
EQUIPMENT SUPPLIER, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
To indicate the party that is the supplier of the equipment.
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8249
EQUIPMENT STATUS, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Indication of the action related to the equipment.
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8169
FULL/EMPTY INDICATOR, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
To indicate the extent to which the equipment is full or empty.
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GRP17 REL RFFC 99

99Conditional A group of segments for specifying a related laboratory service provider involved in producing this investigation result item.

RELRELATIONSHIPM 1

1Mandatory A segment for specifying the type of relationship a service provider has to the produced investigation result item.
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.

RFFREFERENCEC 99

99Conditional This segment keeps a reference to a healthcare party (healthcare professional or healthcare organisation) which is identified in segment group 1 for specifying a related person or organisation.
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.

GRP18 RSL FTX CCIC 99

99Conditional A group of segments for specifying the reference limits of an investigation result item.

RSLRESULTM 1

1Mandatory A segment for specifying the reference interval for the investigation and the type of reference interval such as physiological, therapeutical, etc.
6087
RESULT QUALIFIER
Mandatoryan0..3
To specify the type of value or value range.
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6077
RESULT TYPE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the representation of a value or value range using code.
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C831
RESULT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a value.
6314
Measurement value
Conditionalan0..18
Value of the measured unit.
6321
Measurement significance, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the significance of a measurement value.
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6155
Measurement attribute identification
Conditionalan0..17
Code used to specify non-discrete measurement values.
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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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6154
Measurement attribute
Conditionalan0..70
To specify non-discrete measurement values.
C831
RESULT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a value.
6314
Measurement value
Conditionalan0..18
Value of the measured unit.
6321
Measurement significance, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the significance of a measurement value.
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6155
Measurement attribute identification
Conditionalan0..17
Code used to specify non-discrete measurement values.
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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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6154
Measurement attribute
Conditionalan0..70
To specify non-discrete measurement values.
C848
MEASUREMENT UNIT DETAILS
Conditional
To specify a measurement unit.
6417
Measurement unit identification
Conditionalan0..8
Coded identification of a measurement unit.
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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6416
Measurement unit
Conditionalan0..35
Specification of a measurement unit as free text.
6079
RESULT NORMALCY INDICATOR, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Code to specify (ab)normal value.
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FTXFREE TEXTC 9

9Conditional A segment with free text information, in coded or clear form, for specifying textual reference limits concerning the investigation.
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).

CCICHARACTERISTIC/CLASS IDC 9

9Conditional A segment for specifying the reference population.
7059
PROPERTY CLASS, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the type of class.
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C502
MEASUREMENT DETAILS
Conditional
Identification of measurement type.
6313
Property measured, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Specification of the property measured.
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6321
Measurement significance, coded
Conditionalan0..3
Code specifying the significance of a measurement value.
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6155
Measurement attribute identification
Conditionalan0..17
Code used to specify non-discrete measurement values.
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6154
Measurement attribute
Conditionalan0..70
To specify non-discrete measurement values.
C240
PRODUCT CHARACTERISTIC
Conditional
Specific product characteristic data.
7037
Characteristic identification
Mandatoryan0..17
A code from an industry code list which provides specific data about a product characteristic.
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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7036
Characteristic
Conditionalan0..35
Free form description of the product characteristic.
7036
Characteristic
Conditionalan0..35
Free form description of the product characteristic.
4051
CHARACTERISTIC RELEVANCE, CODED
Conditionalan0..3
To specify the relevance of a characteristic.
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GRP19 AUT DTMC 99

99Conditional A group of segments for specifying authentication details.

AUTAUTHENTICATION RESULTM 1

1Mandatory A segment for specifying results of an authentication procedure.
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 and time for the validity of the authentication.
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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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.