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1.08 Marital Status


Name:1.08 Marital Status
Type:Data Element
Source:Health Information Technology Standards Panel
Abbreviation:1.08
Definition:A value representing the domestic partnership status of a person. Marital status is important in determining insurance eligibility and other legal arrangements surrounding care. Marital status often changes during a patient´s lifetime so the data should relate to the effective date of the patient data object and not be entered with multiple values like an address or contact number. This element should only have one instance reflecting the current status of the individual at the time the Exchange is produced. Former values might be part of the personal and social history
Registration Authority:Health Information Technology Standards Panel
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.1.11.12212
Effective Date:2010-01-25
Status:Recorded
Example:Marital Status

Example: maritalStatusCode code: ´M´ displayName= ´Married" codeSystem-´2.16.840.1.1113883.5.2´ codeSystemName= ´MaritalStatusCode´
Comment:Constraint: C154-[DE-1.08-1] Marital Status SHALL be coded as specified in HITSP/C80 Section 2.2.1.2.3.2 Marital Status CDA and HLV3

CDA Data Location: cda:maritalStatusCode/@code

O/R: R2/Y

Additional Specification: 2.2.2.1.5



*Optionality = “R” for Required, “R2” for Required if known, “O” for Optional and Repeat = “Y” for Yes or “N” for No
Administrative Note:Identifier:2.16.840.1.113883.1.11.12212

Name:Marital Status Value Set

Source:Health Level Seven (HL7) Version 3.0

URL ;http://www.hl7.org/memonly/downloads/v3edition.cfm#V32008

Purpose:Demographic Information

Definition:Marital Status is the domestic partnership status of a person. The Marital Status Vocabulary is reproduced below in Table 2-41 Marital Status Value Set Definition.

Version:V3NE08

Type:Extensional

Binding:Static

Status:Active

Effective Date:Unknown

Expiration Date:N/A

Creation Date:Unknown

Revision Date:N/A

Code System Name:MaritalStatus

Code System Source: Health Level Seven (HL7) Version 3.0 Vocabulary
Administrative Attributes
Responsible Organization:Health Information Technology Standards Panel
Submitting Organization:Health Information Technology Standards Panel
Steward Organization:Health Information Technology Standards Panel
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Value Domain:Marital Status Value Set
Data Type:Extensional
Unit of Measure:Not Provided
Permissible Values for: 1.08 Marital Status
Code / Value Meaning Meaning Definition Text
A Annulled Marriage contract has been declared null and to not have existed
D Divorced Marriage contract has been declared dissolved and inactive
I Interlocutory Subject to an Interlocutory Decree
L Legally Separated Legally separated
M Married A current marriage contract is active
P Polygamous More than 1 current spouse
S Never Married No marriage contract has ever been entered
T Domestic partner Person declares that a domestic partner relationship exists
W Widowed The spouse has died
Constraint:C154-[DE-1.08-1]
Constraint Definition:Marital Status SHALL be coded as specified in HITSP/C80 Section 2.2.1.2.3 Marital Status CDA and HLV3
Code / Value Meaning Meaning Definition Text
A Annulled Marriage contract has been declared null and to not have existed
D Divorced Marriage contract has been declared dissolved and inactive
I Interlocutory Subject to an Interlocutory Decree
L Legally Separated Legally separated
M Married A current marriage contract is active
P Polygamous More than 1 current spouse
S Never Married No marriage contract has ever been entered
T Domestic partner Person declares that a domestic partner relationship exists
W Widowed The spouse has died

There are no Conceptual Domains linked to 1.08 Marital Status.

Relationship Organization Item
constrained by HITSP C154-[DE-1.08-1]   
Relationship Organization Item
is a component of HITSP HITSP C154 Data Dictionary Component January 25, 2010 Version 1.0   
is a component of HITSP HITSP C168 Long Term and Post Acute Care Assessments Component V0.0.1 31 Jan 2010   
Relationship Organization Item
older or newer version of HITSP Marital Status Compare these items   
older or newer version of HITSP Marital Status Compare these items   
is utilized by HITSP Patient characteristics Compare these items   
Relationship Organization Item
is a member of S&I Person Information   
Relationship Organization Item
is a component of HITSP 01. Personal Information   
is a component of HITSP 2.2.2.1 PERSONAL INFORMATION   
is a component of HITSP C168 RULES FOR IMPLEMENTING   
Relationship Organization Item
utilizes HITSP Marital Status Value Set   
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