PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD)

PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD) is the International Classification of Diseases (ICD) code used to identify the PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS.

Description

PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD)  is the same as attribute CLINICAL CLASSIFICATION CODE.

PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD)  is the  International Classification of Diseases (ICD)  code used to identify the PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS.

PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD)  is used by the Secondary Uses Service  to derive the Healthcare Resource Group  4 . Failure to correctly populate this data element is likely to result in an incorrect Healthcare Resource Group, usually associated with lower levels of healthcare resource.

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Note:

  • The format/length of this Data Element has been corrected as a result of the work undertaken for the development of the Coding Strategy.

  • The data set specifications of the data sets that contain this Data Element will be updated in the next version of the information standard where it is not already correct.

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Plural PRIMARY DIAGNOSES (ICD)

Where Used

Type Link How used
Data Set National Cancer Waiting Times Monitoring Data Set references in description PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD)
Data Set Cancer Outcomes and Services Data Set - Core references in description PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD)
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 200 - Admitted Patient Care - Unfinished Delivery Episode CDS references in description PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD)
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 170 - Admitted Patient Care - Detained and or Long Term Psychiatric Census CDS references in description PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD)
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 021 - Future Outpatient CDS references in description PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD)
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 180 - Admitted Patient Care - Unfinished Birth Episode CDS references in description PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD)
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 020 - Outpatient CDS references in description PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD)
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 130 - Admitted Patient Care - Finished General Episode CDS references in description PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD)
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 190 - Admitted Patient Care - Unfinished General Episode CDS references in description PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD)
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 140 - Admitted Patient Care - Finished Delivery Episode CDS references in description PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD)
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 010 - Accident and Emergency CDS references in description PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD)
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 120 - Admitted Patient Care - Finished Birth Episode CDS references in description PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD)
Supporting Information Commissioning Data Set Notation references in description PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD)
Supporting Information National Cancer Waiting Times Monitoring Data Set Scenarios references in description PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD)
Data Element PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (CANCER COMMENT) references in description PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD)
Data Element PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD AT START SYSTEMIC ANTI-CANCER THERAPY) references in description PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD)
Data Element PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD) references in description PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD)
Attribute RADIOTHERAPY INTENT references in description PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD)
Data Element TREATMENT START DATE (CANCER) references in description PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS (ICD)