|National Codes:||See MAIN SPECIALTY CODE|
|Default Codes:||199 - Non-UK provider; specialty function not known, treatment mainly surgical|
|499 - Non-UK provider; specialty function not known, treatment mainly medical|
CARE PROFESSIONAL MAIN SPECIALTY CODE is the same as attribute MAIN SPECIALTY CODE.
CARE PROFESSIONAL MAIN SPECIALTY CODE is the specialty in which the CONSULTANT is contracted or recognised. MAIN SPECIALTY classifies clinical work divisions more precisely for a limited number of specialties.
- 960 - Non-Consultant Led Activity - Allied Health Professional Episode.
The default codes 199 and 499 are only applicable for overseas providers.
For the purposes of the Quarterly Bed Availability and Occupancy Data Set (KH03), the applicable list of CARE PROFESSIONAL MAIN SPECIALTY CODES is available by emailing Unify@dh.gsi.gov.uk.
This data element is also known by these names:
|plural||CARE PROFESSIONAL MAIN SPECIALTY CODES|