Reference Tables: Address type

ID:

CD-ADDRESS

STATUS:

Published

VERSION:

1.1

DATE:

2014-10-01

DESCRIPTION:

This is the type of address that can be associated to an address element (typically within the patient or hcparty elements).

Context of use: address element

Code Meaning (English) SNOMED-CT
home The primary home, to reach a person after business hours.
vacation A vacation home, to reach a person while on vacation.
work A business address where the person could be contacted during working hours.
other Other
careaddress Care address
<address>
   <cd S="CD-ADDRESS" SV="1.1">home</cd>
   ...
</address>

Explanation: This means that the address is the primary home.