Mental Health Services Data Set Constraints

Data Set constraints applied to the Mental Health Services Data Set.

Data ElementFormat/LengthRangePattern MatchReason / Comment
ETHNIC CATEGORYmax an2NoneNoneExisting Format/Length means fixed length which is incorrect. Unable to change this as it is used in other data sets.
Data Set allows max an2
HOSPITAL PROVIDER SPELL NUMBERmax an12NoneNoneExisting Format/Length means fixed length which is incorrect. Unable to change this as it is used in other data sets.
Data Set allows max an12
NHS SERVICE AGREEMENT LINE NUMBERmax an10NoneNoneExisting Format/Length means fixed length which is incorrect. Unable to change this as it is used in other data sets.
Data Set allows max an10