ACCIDENT AND EMERGENCY INVESTIGATION - SECOND

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National Codes:See Accident and Emergency Investigation Table
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Notes:
ACCIDENT AND EMERGENCY INVESTIGATION - SECOND is the same as attribute ACCIDENT AND EMERGENCY INVESTIGATION.

ACCIDENT AND EMERGENCY INVESTIGATION - SECOND is the second or subsequent CLINICAL INTERVENTION for an Accident and Emergency Attendance.

ACCIDENT AND EMERGENCY INVESTIGATION - SECOND is required for recording within an Accident and Emergency Attendance Commissioning Data Set.

For Commissioning Data Set and Schema version 6 onwards, ACCIDENT AND EMERGENCY INVESTIGATION - SECOND will be recognised as Secondary Investigation (Accident and Emergency).

For Commissioning Data Set version 6 onwards there are no restrictions on the number of Secondary Investigations (Accident and Emergency) recorded.

ACCIDENT AND EMERGENCY INVESTIGATION - SECOND is used by the Secondary Uses Service to derive the Healthcare Resource Group 4. Failure to correctly populate this data element is likely to result in an incorrect Healthcare Resource Group, usually associated with lower levels of healthcare resource.

For further information, please refer to the Secondary Uses Service Guidance page.

 

This data element is also known by these names:
ContextAlias
schemaSECONDARY INVESTIGATION (ACCIDENT AND EMERGENCY)
pluralACCIDENT AND EMERGENCY INVESTIGATIONS - SECOND