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a plus sign (+) for an addition
an asterisk (*) for an amendment to structure
a hash sign (#) for changes to names
a vertical bar (|) for changes to text for descriptions and
a minus sign (-) for marked for deletion (within either
batch and interactive messages)
a X sign (X) for marked for deletion (within both batch
and interactive messages)
3397 Name status code [C]
Desc: Code specifying the status of a name.
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.
Data Element Cross Reference
DataElement 3397 is used in the following Batch Segments:
DataElement 3397 is used in the following Interactive Composite Elements:
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