EMPLOYEE ABSENCE SICKNESS REASON

The reason given for an EMPLOYEE absence where the EMPLOYEE ABSENCE TYPE is National Code 'Sickness'.

Format / Length

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National Codes

Code Description
NWDS

 ID:

AREA

NWDS

 Field Name:

Reason for Sickness Absence

ESR

 Field Name:

Reason (Sickness Absence)

Default Codes

Code Description

99

Unknown causes/Not specified

Permitted Codes

Code Description

01

Heart, Cardiac and Circulatory Problems

02

Eyes, Ears, Nose and Throat - Retired 01 June 2011

03

Gastro-intestinal Problems

04

Genitourinary and Gynaecological Disorders

05

Infections, Anaemia, Endocrine Disorders - Retired 01 June 2011

06

Benign and Malignant Tumours, Cancers

07

Back Problems

08

Musculo-skeletal Neck - Retired 01 June 2011

09

Musculo-skeletal Other Joint, Lower Limb - Retired 01 June 2011

10

Nervous System Disorders

11

Other Known Causes - not elsewhere classified

12

Other Mental Disorders - Retired 01 June 2011

13

Pregnancy Related Disorders

14

Psychological - Retired 01 June 2011

15

Psychoses - Retired 01 June 2011

16

Chest and Respiratory Problems

17

Injury, Fracture

18

Skin Disorders

19

Stress - Retired 01 June 2011

20

Substance Abuse

21

Surgery Related (National Code 21 is a separate flag in the Electronic Staff Record, and is not implemented as a value in its own right)

22

Upper Limb Disorders - Retired 01 June 2011

23

Ear, Nose, Throat (ENT)

24

Eye Problems

25

Infectious Diseases

26

Blood Disorders

27

Cold, Cough, Flu - Influenza

28

Endocrine/Glandular Problems

29

Other Musculoskeletal Problems

30

Anxiety/Stress/Depression/Other Psychiatric Illnesses

31

Asthma

32

Burns, Poisoning, Frostbite, Hypothermia

33

Dental and Oral Problems

34

Headache/Migraine

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Formerly EMPLOYEE ABSENCE SICKNESS REASON CODE
Plural EMPLOYEE ABSENCE SICKNESS REASONS