Release 4 Code System

Financial Management Work Group Maturity Level: 2Trial Use Use Context: Any

This is a code system defined by the FHIR project.


Defining URL:

A code specifying the types of information being requested.

Committee:Financial Management Work Group
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.4.642.4.1185 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source ResourceXML / JSON

This Code system is used in the following value sets:

A code specifying the types of information being requested.

This code system defines the following codes:

auth-requirements Coverage auth-requirementsThe prior authorization requirements for the listed, or discovered if specified, converages for the categories of service and/or specifed biling codes are requested.
benefits Coverage benefitsThe plan benefits and optionally benefits consumed for the listed, or discovered if specified, converages are requested.
discovery Coverage DiscoveryThe insurer is requested to report on any coverages which they are aware of in addition to any specifed.
validation Coverage ValidationA check that the specified coverages are in-force is requested.


See the full registry of code systems defined as part of FHIR.

Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

LevelA few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. See Code System for further information.
SourceThe source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
CodeThe code (used as the code in the resource instance). If the code is in italics, this indicates that the code is not selectable ('Abstract')
DisplayThe 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
DefinitionAn explanation of the meaning of the concept
CommentsAdditional notes about how to use the code