HEPATITIS C INFECTION INDICATION CODE

An indication of whether the PATIENT has a hepatitis C infection and the type of infection.

Format / Length

an1

Permitted Codes

Code Description

1

Yes - the PATIENT has an acute hepatitis C infection

2

Yes - the PATIENT has a chronic hepatitis C infection

3

No - the PATIENT  does not have a hepatitis C infection

4

Not tested for a hepatitis C infection

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Formerly HEPATITIS C INFECTION INDICATOR
Plural HEPATITIS C INFECTION INDICATION CODES