Initial Contact

An Initial Contact is a CARE CONTACT.

An indication of whether the face to face contact is the first occasion on which a PATIENT is seen by any staff group of the Health Care Provider.

An Initial Contact begins an episode of care which comprises all the contacts made by the relevant staff of the Health Care Provider regardless of changes of LOCATION.

 

This supporting information is also known by these names:
ContextAlias
pluralInitial Contacts

ISO 9001 CERTIFICATION EUROPE