Indirect Activity

An Indirect Activity is ACTIVITY, with the specific purpose of supporting the care of a PATIENT, but where the PATIENT is not present.

Description

An Indirect Activity  is an ACTIVITY.

An Indirect Activity  is ACTIVITY, with the specific purpose of supporting the care of a PATIENT, but where the PATIENT  is not present.

An Indirect Activity  may take place between a:

Examples of Indirect Activity  include a:

Indirect Activity  does not include discussions regarding groups of PATIENTS or other administrative activities such as writing up of notes or travel.

Note: For the Mental Health Services Data Set, contacts between a CARE PROFESSIONAL and a Patient Proxy should be captured as a CARE CONTACT  with the CARE CONTACT SUBJECT set to 'Patient Proxy'.

Also Known As

This NHS business definition is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Plural Indirect Activities