Glossary of Terms

The Glossary lists commonly used terms in alphabetical order.

Description

The Glossary lists commonly used terms in alphabetical order. These terms are not defined and therefore do not have a class or attribute. Each entry in the Glossary is shown with its related class and attribute where appropriate.

For example 'Booked Admission' is shown as relating to the class ELECTIVE ADMISSION LIST ENTRY. ELECTIVE ADMISSION LIST ENTRY has an attribute ELECTIVE ADMISSION TYPE and reference to the attribute definition will identify that 'Booked Admission' is one of the national code classifications of ELECTIVE ADMISSION TYPES.

Class

Attribute

Admission
Hospital Provider Spell ACTIVITY DATE

of the ACTIVITY DATE TYPE   Start Date

Annual Census
Hospital Provider Spell ACTIVITY DATE

of the ACTIVITY DATE TYPE   Start Date

Hospital Provider Spell

 

ACTIVITY DATE

of the ACTIVITY DATE TYPE   Discharge Date

PATIENT DIAGNOSIS

 

Booked Admission
ELECTIVE ADMISSION LIST ENTRY ELECTIVE ADMISSION TYPE
Code of General Practitioner
GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER PPD CODE
GENERAL DENTAL PRACTITIONER GENERAL DENTAL PRACTITIONER CODE
Consultant Code
CONSULTANT CONSULTANT CODE
Consultant Name
PERSON NAME

 

Day Case Admission
Hospital Provider Spell PATIENT CLASSIFICATION
Diagnostic Services
Pathology Department

 

Radiology Department

 

Discharge
Hospital Provider Spell ACTIVITY DATE

of the ACTIVITY DATE TYPE   Discharge Date

Emergency Admission
Hospital Provider Spell ADMISSION METHOD
General Practitioner Name

 

PERSON NAME

 

GMC or GDC Reference Number
CARE PROFESSIONAL CARE PROFESSIONAL IDENTIFIER
Local Patient Identifier
PATIENT ORGANISATION LOCAL PATIENT IDENTIFIER
Maternity Admission
Hospital Provider Spell ADMISSION METHOD
Neonate
PATIENT

 

Nurse Identifier
CARE PROFESSIONAL CARE PROFESSIONAL IDENTIFIER
Nurse Name
PERSON NAME

 

Ordinary Admission
Hospital Provider Spell PATIENT CLASSIFICATION
Organisation Postcode
ADDRESS POSTCODE
ADDRESS ASSOCIATION

 

Organisation Address
ADDRESS ASSOCIATION ADDRESS ASSOCIATION TYPE
Patient Name
PERSON NAME

 

Patients Usual Address
ADDRESS ASSOCIATION ADDRESS ASSOCIATION TYPE
Planned Admission
ELECTIVE ADMISSION LIST ENTRY ELECTIVE ADMISSION TYPE
Postcode of Usual Address
ADDRESS POSTCODE
Regular Day Admission
Hospital Provider Spell PATIENT CLASSIFICATION
Sex
PERSON GENDER PERSON GENDER CODE
PERSON GENDER CODE CURRENT

 

Telephone Number

 

COMMUNICATION CONTACT METHOD COMMUNICATION CONTACT METHOD
COMMUNICATION CONTACT STRING
TCI (To Come In Date)
OFFER OF ADMISSION OFFERED FOR ADMISSION DATE
Waiting List Admission
ELECTIVE ADMISSION LIST ENTRY ELECTIVE ADMISSION TYPE
Ward Transfer
Ward Stay ACTIVITY DATE

of the ACTIVITY DATE TYPE   End Date

 

Also Known As

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Context Alias
Plural GLOSSARY OF TERMS