SOURCE OF REFERRAL FOR OUT-PATIENTS

The source of referral of each Consultant Out-Patient Episode.

Description

The source of referral of each Consultant Out-Patient Episode.

Notes:

National Codes

Code Description
01 CONSULTANT

initiated following an emergency admission

02 CONSULTANT

initiated following a Domiciliary Consultation  

10 CONSULTANT

initiated following an Accident and Emergency Attendance (including Minor Injuries Units and Walk In Centres)

11 CONSULTANT

initiated: Other (not listed)

03 CONSULTANT

not initiated following a referral from a GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER  

92 CONSULTANT

 not initiated following a referral from a GENERAL DENTAL PRACTITIONER  

12 CONSULTANT

 not initiated following a referral from a General Practitioner with an Extended Role  (GPwER) or Dentist with Enhanced Skills  (DES)

04 CONSULTANT

 not initiated following a referral from an Accident and Emergency Department (including Minor Injuries Units and Walk In Centres)

05 CONSULTANT

 not initiated following a referral from a CONSULTANT, other than in an Accident and Emergency Department  

06 CONSULTANT

 not initiated following a self-referral

07 CONSULTANT

 not initiated following a referral from a Prosthetist  

13 CONSULTANT

 not initiated following a referral from a Specialist NURSE (Secondary Care)

14 CONSULTANT

 not initiated following a referral from an Allied Health Professional

15 CONSULTANT

 not initiated following a referral from an OPTOMETRIST  

16 CONSULTANT

 not initiated following a referral from an Orthoptist  

17 CONSULTANT

 not initiated following a referral from a National Screening Programme  

93 CONSULTANT

 not initiated following a referral from a Community Dental Service

97 CONSULTANT

 not initiated following a referral: Other (not listed)

Also Known As

This attribute is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Plural SOURCES OF REFERRALS FOR OUT-PATIENTS

Where Used

Type Link How used
Class REFERRAL REQUEST has an attribute SOURCE OF REFERRAL FOR OUT-PATIENTS of type SOURCE OF REFERRAL FOR OUT-PATIENTS
Data Element SOURCE OF REFERRAL FOR OUT-PATIENTS is the data element of SOURCE OF REFERRAL FOR OUT-PATIENTS
Data Element SOURCE OF REFERRAL FOR OUT-PATIENTS (NON PRIMARY CANCER PATHWAY) is the data element of SOURCE OF REFERRAL FOR OUT-PATIENTS
NHS Business Definition Cancer Care Spell Delay references in description SOURCE OF REFERRAL FOR OUT-PATIENTS
NHS Business Definition Consultant Upgrade references in description SOURCE OF REFERRAL FOR OUT-PATIENTS
Supporting Information National Cancer Waiting Times Monitoring Data Set Scenarios references in description SOURCE OF REFERRAL FOR OUT-PATIENTS
Data Element SOURCE OF REFERRAL FOR OUT-PATIENTS references in description SOURCE OF REFERRAL FOR OUT-PATIENTS
Data Element SOURCE OF REFERRAL FOR OUT-PATIENTS (NON PRIMARY CANCER PATHWAY) references in description SOURCE OF REFERRAL FOR OUT-PATIENTS