ATTENDED OR DID NOT ATTEND

An indication of whether an APPOINTMENT for a CARE CONTACT took place.

Description

An indication of whether an APPOINTMENT for a CARE CONTACT took place.

If the APPOINTMENT did not take place it also indicates if advance warning was given.

When an APPOINTMENT is cancelled the APPOINTMENT CANCELLED DATE should also be recorded.

Notes:

Use in the Future Outpatient Commissioning Data Set:

  • For referral records with no APPOINTMENT yet made, or for future APPOINTMENTS, National Code 0  'Not applicable -  APPOINTMENT occurs in the future' should be used.

  • Where the future attendance has been cancelled , use the appropriate value from the National Codes.

Where Used

Type Link How used
Class APPOINTMENT has an attribute ATTENDED OR DID NOT ATTEND of type ATTENDED OR DID NOT ATTEND
Data Element ATTENDED OR DID NOT ATTEND CODE is the data element of ATTENDED OR DID NOT ATTEND
Attribute APPOINTMENT SLOT SHORT NOTICE CANCELLATION INDICATOR references in description ATTENDED OR DID NOT ATTEND
Data Element ATTENDED OR DID NOT ATTEND CODE references in description ATTENDED OR DID NOT ATTEND
NHS Business Definition Out-patient Appointment Consultant references in description ATTENDED OR DID NOT ATTEND
Attribute WAITING TIME ADJUSTMENT REASON references in description ATTENDED OR DID NOT ATTEND
Data Element WAITING TIME ADJUSTMENT REASON (FIRST SEEN) references in description ATTENDED OR DID NOT ATTEND