Change Request
 

NHS Connecting for Health

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Reference: Change Request 1183
Version No:1.0
Subject:National Codes Update
Effective Date:Immediate
Reason for Change:Patch
Publication Date:16 August 2010

Background:

This patch updates the National Codes added in previous Preparatory Change Requests following Information Standards Board for health and social care appraisal comments. This supports the recommendation that “an” indicates that the format is a fixed length.

Summary of changes:

Attribute Definitions
EMPLOYMENT STATUS   Changed Description
INVESTIGATION EXAMINATION RESULT CODE   Changed Description
PERCEIVED DISABILITY CODE   Changed Description
REGISTERED DISABILITY CODE   Changed Description
SPECIAL EDUCATIONAL NEED TYPE   Changed Description
 

Date:16 August 2010
Sponsor:Richard Kavanagh, NHS Connecting for Health

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EMPLOYMENT STATUS

Change to Attribute: Changed Description

This item is being used for development purposes and has not yet been assured by the Information Standards Board for Health and Social Care.

EMPLOYMENT STATUS is the current EMPLOYMENT status of a PERSON.

National Codes:

01Employed
02Unemployed and Seeking Work
03Students who are undertaking full (at least 16 hours per week) or part-time (less than 16 hours per week) education or training and who are not working or actively seeking work
04Long-term sick or disabled, those who are receiving Incapacity Benefit, Income Support or both; or Employment and Support Allowance
05Homemaker looking after the family or home and who are not working or actively seeking work
06Not receiving benefits and who are not working or actively seeking work
07Unpaid voluntary work who are not working or actively seeking work
08Retired
ZNot Stated (PERSON asked but declined to provide a response)
ZZNot Stated (PERSON asked but declined to provide a response)
 

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INVESTIGATION EXAMINATION RESULT CODE

Change to Attribute: Changed Description

This item is being used for development purposes and has not yet been assured by the Information Standards Board for Health and Social Care.

An outcome of a physical examination as part of a Clinical Investigation.

National Codes:

01Satisfactory
02Problem Identified
03Problem Suspected
NNot Examined
NNNot Examined
 

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PERCEIVED DISABILITY CODE

Change to Attribute: Changed Description

This item is being used for development purposes and has not yet been assured by the Information Standards Board for Health and Social Care.

The Perceived DISABILITY of a PERSON.

This indicates whether the PERSON considers themself to be disabled.

The PERSON can have more than one Perceived DISABILITY.

National Codes:

01Behaviour and Emotional
02Hearing
03Manual Dexterity
04Memory or ability to concentrate, learn or understand (Learning Disability)
05Mobility and Gross Motor
06Perception of Physical Danger
07Personal, Self Care and Continence 
08Progressive Conditions and Physical Health (such as HIV, cancer, multiple sclerosis, fits etc)
09Sight
10Speech
XOther
NNo Perceived DISABILITY
ZNot Stated (PERSON asked but declined to provide a response)
XXOther
NNNo Perceived DISABILITY
ZZNot Stated (PERSON asked but declined to provide a response)
 

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REGISTERED DISABILITY CODE

Change to Attribute: Changed Description

This item is being used for development purposes and has not yet been assured by the Information Standards Board for Health and Social Care.

The Registered DISABILITY of a PERSON, as stated by a PERSON.

A PERSON can have more than one Registered DISABILITY.

National Codes:

01Behaviour and Emotional
02Hearing
03Manual Dexterity
04Memory or ability to concentrate, learn or understand (Learning Disability)
05Mobility and Gross Motor
06Perception of Physical Danger
07Personal, Self Care and Continence 
08Progressive Conditions and Physical Health (such as HIV, cancer, multiple sclerosis, fits etc)
09Sight
10Speech
XOther
NNo Registered DISABILITY
ZNot Stated (PERSON asked but declined to provide a response)
XXOther
NNNo Registered DISABILITY
ZZNot Stated (PERSON asked but declined to provide a response)
 

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SPECIAL EDUCATIONAL NEED TYPE

Change to Attribute: Changed Description

This item is being used for development purposes and has not yet been assured by the Information Standards Board for Health and Social Care.

The type of Special Education Needs of a PERSON.

National Codes:

01Specific Learning Disability
02Moderate Learning Difficulty
03Severe Learning Difficulty
04Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulty
05Emotional and Behavioural Difficulty
06Speech and Communication Difficulty
07Hearing Impairment
08Visual Impairment
09Multi-Sensory Impairment
10Physical DISABILITY
11Autistic Spectrum Disorder
12Other Difficulty / DISABILITY
ZNot Stated (PERSON asked but declined to provide a response)
ZZNot Stated (PERSON asked but declined to provide a response)
 

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