This indicates whether a PATIENT is making a first attendance or contact; or a follow-up attendance or contact.
|1||First attendance face to face|
|2||Follow-up attendance face to face|
|3||First telephone or telemedicine consultation|
|4||Follow-up telephone or telemedicine consultation|
|5||Referral To Treatment Clock Stop Administrative Event*|
*Referral to Treatment Clock Stop Administrative Event allows the Secondary Uses Service to build accurate PATIENT PATHWAYS for the reporting of 18 weeks activity. It flows through the CDS V6-1 Type 020 - Outpatient Commissioning Data Set/CDS V6-2 Type 020 - Outpatient Commissioning Data Set structure. See Referral To Treatment Clock Stop Administrative Event.
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