GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER PPD CODE

The NHS Prescription Services code to identify a GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER.

Description

The NHS Prescription Services code to identify a GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER.

The GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER PPD CODE is based on the NHS Digital  issued DOCTOR INDEX NUMBER  and is issued by the NHS Prescription Services. The GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER PPD CODE is the DOCTOR INDEX NUMBER prefixed with a leading character and with a check digit added.

For England and Wales, in addition to a GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER PPD CODE, a GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER may have one or more 'spurious'GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER Code(s).

For further information, see the Organisation Data Service  pages of the NHS Digital  website at:

Also Known As

This attribute is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Formerly GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER (GMP) PPD CODE
Plural GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER PPD CODES

Where Used

Type Link How used
Attribute DOCTOR INDEX NUMBER references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER PPD CODE
Class GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER has an attribute GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER PPD CODE of type GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER PPD CODE
Data Element GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER (ANTENATAL CARE) is the data element of GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER PPD CODE
Data Element GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER (SPECIFIED) is the data element of GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER PPD CODE
Attribute GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER PPD CODE references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER PPD CODE
Supporting Information Organisation Data Service Default Codes references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER PPD CODE
Data Element REFERRER CODE references in description GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER PPD CODE