Release 4 HL7 v3 Code System LivingArrangement

Vocabulary Work Group Maturity Level: N/AExternal Use Context: Any

This code system ( is defined as part of HL7 v3.


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Title:v3 Code System LivingArrangement

A code depicting the living arrangements of a person

OID:2.16.840.1.113883.5.63 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source ResourceXML / JSON

This Code system is used in the following value sets:

Release Date: 2018-08-12

1HL homeless Definition: Living arrangements lacking a permanent residence.
2  M Nomadic Nomadic
2  T Transient Transient
1I Institution Institution
2  CS community shelter Definition: A group living arrangement specifically for the care of those in need of temporary and crisis housing assistance. Examples include domestic violence shelters, shelters for displaced or homeless individuals, Salvation Army, Jesus House, etc. Community based services may be provided.
2  G Group Home Group Home
2  N Nursing Home Nursing Home
2  X Extended care facility Extended care facility
1PR private residence Definition: A living arrangement within a private residence for single family.
2  H Independent Household Independent Household
2  R Retirement Community Retirement Community
2  SL supported living Definition: Assisted living in a single family residence for persons with physical, behavioral, or functional health, or socio-economic challenges. There may or may not be on-site supervision but the housing is designed to assist the client with developing independent living skills. Community based services may be provided.