CDS INTERCHANGE TEST INDICATOR

Format/Length:an1
National Codes:See CDS INTERCHANGE TEST INDICATOR
Default Codes: 

Notes:
CDS INTERCHANGE TEST INDICATOR is the same as attribute CDS INTERCHANGE TEST INDICATOR.

Usage:
This optional test facility enables interchanges submitted to be marked and therefore processed as Test or Production data.

Whilst CDS INTERCHANGE TEST INDICATOR is optional it is highly recommended that correct values be completed in the data.

On receipt of a Test Interchange, the processes are as follows:
a) All normal validation processes will be carried out
b) The Interchange data will not be entered into the Secondary Uses Service database

CDS XML Schema Interchanges:
All Commissioning Data Set XML Schema interchanges submitted may contain a CDS INTERCHANGE TEST INDICATOR

This data element is also known by these names:
ContextAlias
pluralCDS INTERCHANGE TEST INDICATORS