DATE FIRST SEEN (CANCER SPECIALIST)

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DATE FIRST SEEN (CANCER SPECIALIST) is the date that the PATIENT is first seen by the appropriate specialist for cancer care within a Cancer Care Spell.

This is the PERSON or PERSONS who are most able to progress the diagnosis of the primary Tumour.

DATE FIRST SEEN (CANCER SPECIALIST) will be one of the following, whichever is the earlier ACTIVITY related to the Cancer Care Spell where the PATIENT saw an appropriate specialist for cancer care:

DATE FIRST SEEN (CANCER SPECIALIST) may be the same as DATE FIRST SEEN if the initial consultation was with an appropriate cancer specialist in the Trust that receives the first referral.

 

This data element is also known by these names:
ContextAlias
formerlyFIRST SEEN BY SPECIALIST DATE (CANCER)
pluralDATES FIRST SEEN (CANCER SPECIALIST)

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