PRIMARY REASON FOR REFERRAL (COMMUNITY CARE)

PRIMARY REASON FOR REFERRAL (COMMUNITY CARE) is the primary presenting condition or symptom for which the PATIENT was referred to a Community Health Service.

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Permitted Codes

Code Description

999

Reason for referral not known

001

Accident/Trauma

002

Alopecia

003

Antenatal Care

004

Bereavement

005

Bladder Care

006

Blood Pressure

007

Bowel Problems

008

Cancer

009

Cardiac Conditions

010

Catheter Problems

011

Cerebral Palsy

012

Cleft Palate

013

Cognitive Problems

014

Colostomy Care

015

Continence Problems

016

Contraception and Sexual Health (Retired 01 September 2015)

017

Developmental Problems

018

Diabetes

019

Diarrhoea and Vomiting

020

Dizziness/Balance Problems

021

Downs Syndrome

022

Deep Vein Thrombosis

023

Ear Infections/Problems

024

Eating Disorder

025

Emotional/Behavioural Problems

026

End of Life Support

027

Epilepsy

028

Equipment Provision

029

Eustachian Tube Dysfunction

030

Falls Risk

031

Family Support

032

Feeding/Swallowing Problems

033

Foot Care/Problems

034

Head Injury

035

Hearing Problems/Loss

036

Immunisation

037

Laryngectomy

038

Leg Ulcer

039

Looked After Children

040

Low Muscle Tone

041

Lymphoedema Management

042

Mobility Problems

043

Musculoskeletal Problems

044

Neurological Problems

045

Healthy Child Pathway

046

Nutrition and Dietetics

047

Ophthalmic Problems

048

Over 75 Assessment

049

Pain/Symptom Control

050

Parkinson's Disease

051

Personal Hygiene

052

Post Operative Care

053

Pressure Ulcer

054

Problems with Activities of Daily Living

055

Psychological Conditions

056

Rehabilitation

057

Respiratory Conditions

058

Safeguarding

059

Skin Problems

060

Sleep Problems

061

Smoking Cessation

062

Speech and Language Problems

063

Stoma Care

064

Structural/Functional Impairment

065

Substance Misuse

066

Trismus/Restricted Mouth Opening

067

Tuberculosis

068

Vascular Problems

069

Vomiting/Nausea

070

Wound Care

071

Multiple Complex Communication Difficulties

072

Dental Care/Problems

073

Haematology/Phlebotomy

074

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalopathy

075

Chronic Allergy/Immunological Problem

076

Metabolic/Endocrine Disorders

077

Renal Problems

078

Minor Surgery

079

Gastrostomy Management/Care

080

Care of the Next Infant (CONI) Pathway

081

Failure to Thrive

082

Maternal Mood Problems

083

Complex Social Factors (as defined by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence guidance)

084

Condition(s) Requiring Respite Care

085

Other Congenital Conditions

086

Blood Disorders

087

Genetic Disorders

088

Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

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