ETHNIC CATEGORY (FATHER)

Format/Length:max an2
National Codes:See ETHNIC CATEGORY CODE 
Default Codes:99 - Not known

Notes:
ETHNIC CATEGORY (FATHER) is the same as attribute ETHNIC CATEGORY CODE for the father in a Maternity Episode.

For the National Neonatal Data Set - Episodic and Daily Care, ETHNIC CATEGORY (FATHER) refers to the genetic father of the baby. Where details of the genetic father are unknown, this field should be omitted.

 

This data element is also known by these names:
ContextAlias
pluralETHNIC CATEGORIES (FATHER)