A period of time during an ACTIVITY GROUP for which an ADMINISTRATIVE CATEGORY applies. The same ADMINISTRATIVE CATEGORY will usually apply during the whole of the Hospital Provider Spell, Consultant Out-Patient Episode or Regular Attender Episode, but may change e.g. a PATIENT may start with an ADMINISTRATIVE CATEGORY of "NHS Patient", but then opt to change to "Private Patient".
This class is also known by these names:
|plural||ADMINISTRATIVE CATEGORY PERIODS|