PERSON FAMILY NAME

Format/Length:max an35
NWDS ID:PSUR
NWDS Field Name:Surname
ESR Field Name:Last Name
National Codes: 
Default Codes: 

Notes:
PERSON FAMILY NAME is the same as PERSON NAME WORD TEXT where the PERSON NAME WORD TYPE is classification 'Person Family Name'.

PERSON FAMILY NAME is the part of a PERSON's name which is used to describe family, clan, tribal group, or marital association.

Note:
This was e-GIF approved for use in NHS England.
e-GIF and the Government Data Standards Catalogue have been archived and are available for reference only.

 

This data element is also known by these names:
ContextAlias
formerlyPATIENT FAMILY OR SURNAME
pluralPERSON FAMILY NAMES