SOURCE OF REFERRAL FOR MENTAL HEALTH

For specific National Code usage in different data sets, see SOURCE OF REFERRAL FOR MENTAL HEALTH.

Format / Length

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Permitted Codes

Code Description

A1

Primary Health Care: General Medical Practitioner Practice

A2

Primary Health Care: Health Visitor

A3

Other Primary Health Care

A4

Primary Health Care: Maternity Service

B1

Self-Referral: Self

B2

Self-Referral: Carer/Relative

C1

Local Authority and Other Public Services: Social Services

C2

Local Authority and Other Public Services: Education Service / Educational Establishment

C3

Local Authority and Other Public Services: Housing Service

D1

Employer

D2

Employer: Occupational Health

E1

Justice System: Police

E2

Justice System: Courts

E3

Justice System: Probation Service

E4

Justice System: Prison

E5

Justice System: Court Liaison and Diversion Service

E6

Justice System: Youth Offending Team

F1

Child Health: School Nurse

F2

Child Health: Hospital-based Paediatrics

F3

Child Health: Community-based Paediatrics

G1

Independent sector - Medium Secure Inpatients

G2

Independent Sector - Low Secure Inpatients

G3

Other Independent Sector Mental Health Services

G4

Voluntary Sector

H1

Acute Secondary Care: Emergency Care Department

H2

Other secondary care specialty

I1

Temporary transfer from another Mental Health NHS Trust

I2

Permanent transfer from another Mental Health NHS Trust

J1

Community Mental Health Team (Adult Mental Health) (Retired 1 April 2020)

J2

Community Mental Health Team (Older People) (Retired 1 April 2020)

J3

Community Mental Health Team (Learning Disabilities) (Retired 1 April 2020)

J4

Community Mental Health Team (Child and Adolescent Mental Health) (Retired 1 April 2020)

K1

Inpatient Service (Adult Mental Health) (Retired 1 April 2020)

K2

Inpatient Service (Older People) (Retired 1 April 2020)

K3

Inpatient Service (Forensics) (Retired 1 April 2020)

K4

Inpatient Service (Child and Adolescent Mental Health) (Retired 1 April 2020)

K5

Inpatient Service (Learning Disabilities) (Retired 1 April 2020)

L1

Transfer by graduation from Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service to Adult Mental Health Services (Retired 1 April 2020)

L2

Transfer by graduation from Adult Mental Health Services to Older Peoples Mental Health Services (Retired 1 April 2020)

M1

Other: Asylum Services

M2

Other: Telephone or Electronic Access Service

M3

Other: Out of Area Agency

M4

Other: Drug Action Team / Drug Misuse Agency

M5

Other: Jobcentre Plus

M6

Other SERVICE or agency

M7

Other: Single Point of Access Service

M8

Other: Debt Agency

N1

Stepped up from low intensity Improving Access to Psychological Therapies Service

N2

Stepped down from high intensity Improving Access to Psychological Therapies Service

N3

Improving Access to Psychological Therapies Service

P1

Internal Referral

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Plural SOURCES OF REFERRAL FOR MENTAL HEALTH