Sequoia Project Healthcare Directory Implementation Guide
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ValueSet: Organization Type


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Title:Organization Type
Status:Draft as of 2021-09-08T12:40:58+00:00
Publisher:The Sequoia Project

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Logical Definition (CLD)



This value set contains 12 concepts

All codes in this table are from the system

provHealthcare ProviderAn organization that provides healthcare services.
deptHospital DepartmentA department or ward within a hospital (Generally is not applicable to top level organizations)
teamOrganizational teamAn organizational team is usually a grouping of practitioners that perform a specific function within an organization (which could be a top level organization, or a department).
govtGovernmentA political body, often used when including organization records for government bodies such as a Federal Government, State or Local Government.
insInsurance CompanyA company that provides insurance to its subscribers that may include healthcare related policies.
payPayerA company, charity, or governmental organization, which processes claims and/or issues payments to providers on behalf of patients or groups of patients.
eduEducational InstituteAn educational institution that provides education or research facilities.
reliReligious InstitutionAn organization that is identified as a part of a religious institution.
crsClinical Research SponsorAn organization that is identified as a Pharmaceutical/Clinical Research Sponsor.
cgCommunity GroupAn un-incorporated community group.
busNon-Healthcare Business or CorporationAn organization that is a registered business or corporation but not identified by other types.
otherOtherOther type of organization not already specified.

Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

Level A few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. In this scheme, some codes are under other codes, and imply that the code they are under also applies
Source The source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
Code The code (used as the code in the resource instance)
Display The display (used in the display element of a Coding). If there is no display, implementers should not simply display the code, but map the concept into their application
Definition An explanation of the meaning of the concept
Comments Additional notes about how to use the code