NHS NUMBER (BABY)

The NHS NUMBER, the primary identifier of a PERSON, is a unique identifier for a PATIENT within the NHS in England and Wales.

Format / Length

n10

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Plural NHS NUMBERS (BABY)

Where Used

Type Link How used
Data Set Maternity Services Data Set references in description NHS NUMBER (BABY)
Data Set National Neonatal Data Set - Episodic and Daily Care references in description NHS NUMBER (BABY)
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 200 - Admitted Patient Care - Unfinished Delivery Episode CDS references in description NHS NUMBER (BABY)
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 160 - Admitted Patient Care - Other Delivery Event CDS references in description NHS NUMBER (BABY)
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 140 - Admitted Patient Care - Finished Delivery Episode CDS references in description NHS NUMBER (BABY)
Data Element NHS NUMBER (BABY) references in description NHS NUMBER (BABY)
Data Element NHS NUMBER STATUS INDICATOR CODE (BABY) references in description NHS NUMBER (BABY)