ORGANISATION IDENTIFIER (REFERRING)

Format/Length:min an3 max an6
National Codes: 
ODS Default Codes:X99998 - Referring ORGANISATION IDENTIFIER not applicable
 X99999 - Referring ORGANISATION IDENTIFIER not known

Notes:
ORGANISATION IDENTIFIER (REFERRING) is the same as attribute ORGANISATION IDENTIFIER.

ORGANISATION IDENTIFIER (REFERRING) is the ORGANISATION IDENTIFIER of the Organisation from which the referral is made, such as a GP PracticeNHS Trust or NHS Foundation Trust.

This information is essential for managing service agreements which are based on patterns of referral.

REFERRING ORGANISATION CODE will be replaced with ORGANISATION IDENTIFIER (REFERRING), when it has been approved for use in national information standards.

 

This data element is also known by these names:
ContextAlias
formerlyREFERRING ORGANISATION IDENTIFIER
pluralORGANISATION IDENTIFIERS (REFERRING)

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