LOCAL PATIENT IDENTIFIER (EXTENDED)

Format/Length:max an20
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Notes:
LOCAL PATIENT IDENTIFIER (EXTENDED) is the same as attribute LOCAL PATIENT IDENTIFIER.

LOCAL PATIENT IDENTIFIER (EXTENDED) is used where IT systems have a LOCAL PATIENT IDENTIFIER which is longer than 10 characters and LOCAL PATIENT IDENTIFIER cannot be used for data submission.

For the Cancer Outcomes and Services Data SetLOCAL PATIENT IDENTIFIER (EXTENDED) can be recorded as well as or instead of NHS NUMBER as part of a Cancer Care Spell

This data element is also known by these names:
ContextAlias
pluralLOCAL PATIENT IDENTIFIERS (EXTENDED)