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3397 Name status code [C]

Desc: Code specifying the status of a name. Repr: an..3 Code Values: 1 Name given at birth The name of an individual assigned at birth. 2 Current name Name currently used by the person. 3 Previous name The previous name which was used but is no longer used by the person. 7 Original name of an entity Identifies the name that existed in the beginning. 8 Corrected name of an entity Identifies a name substituted for one that was wrong. 9 Name of an entity changed to Identifies a name to which a previous name was changed.

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DataElement 3397 is used in the following Batch Segments:


DataElement 3397 is used in the following Interactive Composite Elements:


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