ORGANISATION IDENTIFIER (CODE OF COMMISSIONER)

ORGANISATION IDENTIFIER (CODE OF COMMISSIONER) is the ORGANISATION IDENTIFIER of the ORGANISATION commissioning health care.

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Description

ORGANISATION IDENTIFIER (CODE OF COMMISSIONER) is the same as attribute ORGANISATION IDENTIFIER.

ORGANISATION IDENTIFIER (CODE OF COMMISSIONER) is the ORGANISATION IDENTIFIER  of the ORGANISATION  commissioning health care.

For Commissioning Data Sets, the ORGANISATION IDENTIFIER (CODE OF COMMISSIONER)  should always be the ORGANISATION IDENTIFIER of the original commissioner to support the National Tariff Payment System.

The NHS England and NHS Improvement  document "Who pays? Determining responsibility for payments to providers"  sets out a framework for establishing responsibility for commissioning an individual's care within the NHS, (i.e. determining who pays for a PATIENT's care.)

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