DATE FIRST SEEN (CANCER SPECIALIST)

This is the PERSON or PERSONS who are most able to progress the diagnosis of the primary Tumour.

Format / Length

an10 CCYY-MM-DD

Description

DATE FIRST SEEN (CANCER SPECIALIST) is the date that the PATIENT is first seen by the appropriate specialist for cancer care within a Cancer Care Spell.

This is the PERSON or PERSONS who are most able to progress the diagnosis of the primary Tumour.

DATE FIRST SEEN (CANCER SPECIALIST)  will be one of the following, whichever is the earlier ACTIVITY related to the Cancer Care Spell where the PATIENT saw an appropriate specialist for cancer care:

DATE FIRST SEEN (CANCER SPECIALIST)  may be the same as DATE FIRST SEEN if the initial consultation was with an appropriate cancer specialist in the Trust that receives the first referral.

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Formerly FIRST SEEN BY SPECIALIST DATE (CANCER)
Plural DATES FIRST SEEN (CANCER SPECIALIST)