TMD Test Method
To describe the nature of the test performed
Code identifying the general class of a product or process characteristic
Code identifying the agency assigning the code values
P0203: If either TMD-02 or TMD-03 is present, then the other is required
A code from an industry code list which provides specific data about a product characteristic
Code specifying the method of administering the test
Code specifying organism on which the test was performed
A free-form description to clarify the related data elements and their content
Date expressed as CCYYMMDD where CC represents the first two digits of the calendar year
TMD07 is the date of the test method as assigned by the issuing organization.
Reference information as defined for a particular Transaction Set or as specified by the Reference Identification Qualifier
TMD08 is the document revision number.
A reference that indicates the table or text maintained by the Source Qualifier
C0902: If TMD-09 is present, then TMD-02 is required
TMD09 specifies the individual code list of the agency specified in TMD02.