APPOINTMENT DATE

Usage in the CDS:The Outpatient and Future Outpatient CDS Types use the APPOINTMENT DATE as the "CDS ORIGINATING DATE" as a mandatory requirement of the CDS Exchange Protocol, see CDS ACTIVITY DATE.

Format / Length

an10 CCYY-MM-DD

Description

APPOINTMENT DATE is the same as attribute APPOINTMENT DATE.

Usage in the CDS: The Outpatient and Future Outpatient CDS Types use the  APPOINTMENT DATE as the "CDS ORIGINATING DATE" as a mandatory requirement of the CDS Exchange Protocol, see CDS ACTIVITY DATE.

For the Future Outpatient CDS where no APPOINTMENT DATE is available from the healthcare system, a default date value of 2999-12-31 may be applied. Care must be taken to generate the correct CDS Exchange Protocol when using this default value.

When submitting a Referral To Treatment Clock Stop Administrative Event  via the CDS V6-2 Type 020 - Outpatient Commissioning Data Set, APPOINTMENT DATE  is equivalent to the REFERRAL TO TREATMENT PERIOD END DATE  carried in the record.

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Plural APPOINTMENT DATES

Where Used

Type Link How used
Data Set Radiotherapy Data Set references in description APPOINTMENT DATE
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 021 - Future Outpatient CDS references in description APPOINTMENT DATE
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 020 - Outpatient CDS references in description APPOINTMENT DATE
Data Set Patient Level Information Costing System Acute Data Set - Out-Patient Care references in description APPOINTMENT DATE
Data Element APPOINTMENT DATE references in description APPOINTMENT DATE
NHS Business Definition Activity Date for Age (Contract Monitoring) references in description APPOINTMENT DATE
NHS Business Definition Activity End Date (Contract Monitoring) references in description APPOINTMENT DATE
NHS Business Definition Activity Start Date (Contract Monitoring) references in description APPOINTMENT DATE
Data Element CDS ACTIVITY DATE references in description APPOINTMENT DATE
Supporting Information Referral to Treatment Clock Stop Administrative Event references in description APPOINTMENT DATE