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Specimen Action Code Value Set


OID:2.16.840.1.113883.12.65
Source:Health Level Seven (HL7) Version 2.5.1 - HL7 Table 0065 in Chapter 4, Section 4.5.3.11
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Purpose:This value set identifies the action to be taken with respect to the specimens that accompany or precede an order
Definition:See HL7 Table 0065 in Chapter 4, Section 4.5.3.11 of HL7 2.5.1 as reproduced below in Table 2-120 Specimen Collection Method Value Set Definition
Version:2.5.1
Type:Extensional
Binding:Static
Status:Final
Effective Date:Unknown
Creation Date:Unknown
Code System Name:Specimen Action Code
Code System Source:Health Level Seven (HL7) Version 2.5.1
Concept Code Concept Name Definition
A Add ordered tests to the existing specimen Not Available
G Generated order; reflex order Not Available
L Lab to obtain specimen from patient Not Available
O Specimen obtained by service other than Lab Not Available
P Pending specimen; Order sent prior to delivery Not Available
R Revised order Not Available
S Schedule the tests specified below Not Available
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