|URI:||Not Available at Publication|
|Definition:||The HL7 Version 3 Role Class Vocabulary has been limited by HITSP to the value set reproduced below in Table 2-45 Contact Type Value Set Definition. This represents the type of individual support provided, such as immediate emergency contacts, next of kin, family relations, guardians, agents, et cetera|
|Code System Name:||RoleClass|
|Code System Source:||Health Level Seven (HL7) Version 3.0 Vocabulary|
|Concept Code||Concept Name||Definition|
|AGNT||Agent||An entity that acts or is authorized to act on behalf of another entity (scoper)|
|CAREGIVER||Caregiver||A person responsible for the primary care of a patient at home|
|ECON||Emergency Contact||An entity to be contacted in the event of an emergency|
|GUARD||Guardian||Guardian of a ward|
|NOK||Next of kin||An individual designated for notification as the next of kin for a given entity|
|PRS||Personal||Links two people in a personal relationship|
There are no Conceptual Domains linked to Contact Type Value Set.
There are no Value Domains linked to Contact Type Value Set.