|Format/Length:||an3 or an5|
|ODS Default Codes:||VPP00 - Private PATIENTS / Overseas Visitor liable for charge|
|XMD00 - Commissioner Code for Ministry of Defence (MoD) Healthcare|
|YDD82 - Episodes funded directly by the National Commissioning Group for England|
ORGANISATION CODE (CODE OF COMMISSIONER) is the same as attribute ORGANISATION CODE.
The NHS England document "Who pays? Determining responsibility for payments to providers" sets out a framework for establishing responsibility for commissioning an individual's care within the NHS, (i.e. determining who pays for a PATIENT’s care.)
The document includes information on the following:
- General Rules
- Applying the rules to Clinical Commissioning Group commissioned services
- Exceptions to the general rules
- Examples to help clarify the boundaries of responsibility between commissioning Organisations.
This data element is also known by these names:
|plural||ORGANISATION CODES (CODE OF COMMISSIONER)|