Release 4 HL7 v3 Code System PersonDisabilityType

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

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


Defining URL:
Title:v3 Code System PersonDisabilityType

A code identifying a person's disability.

OID:2.16.840.1.113883.5.93 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source ResourceXML / JSON

This Code system is used in the following value sets:

Release Date: 2018-08-12

11 Vision impaired Vision impaired
12 Hearing impaired Hearing impaired
13 Speech impaired Speech impaired
14 Mentally impaired Mentally impaired
15 Mobility impaired
2  CB Requires crib A crib is required to move the person
2  CR Requires crutches Person requires crutches to ambulate
2  G Requires gurney A gurney is required to move the person
2  WC Requires wheelchair Person requires a wheelchair to be ambulatory
2  WK Requires walker Person requires a walker to ambulate