ORGANISATION CODE (CODE OF PROVIDER)

Format/Length:an3, an5 or an6
HES Item:PROCODE
National Codes: 
ODS Default Codes:89997 - Non-UK provider where no ORGANISATION CODE has been issued
 89999 - Non-NHS UK provider where no ORGANISATION CODE has been issued

Notes:
ORGANISATION CODE (CODE OF PROVIDER) is the same as the attribute ORGANISATION CODE.

ORGANISATION CODE (CODE OF PROVIDER) is the ORGANISATION CODE of the ORGANISATION acting as a Health Care Provider.

For Commissioning Data Sets, the ORGANISATION CODE (CODE OF PROVIDER) should always be the ORGANISATION CODE of the Health Care Provider receiving the National Tariff Payment System income.

ORGANISATION CODE (CODE OF PROVIDER) 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
pluralORGANISATION CODES (CODE OF PROVIDER)