NHS SERVICE AGREEMENT

A formal agreement between a commissioner ORGANISATION and one or more provider ORGANISATIONS for the provision of PATIENT care services.

Services may be commissioned in four ways:

The costs of a NHS SERVICE AGREEMENT accrue to the ORGANISATION responsible for commissioning the treatment.

For Commissioning Data Set messages the commissioner is identified in the ORGANISATION CODE (CODE OF COMMISSIONER) field.

 

This class is also known by these names:
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pluralNHS SERVICE AGREEMENTS