CANCER REFERRAL DECISION DATE

The date on which the decision was made to urgently refer a PATIENT with suspected cancer. This should be the first point of referral from one of the following:

- The date on the letter or proforma or e-mail from the referring GP
- The date of admission to hospital in the case of patients coming in as emergencies
- The date of the first out-patient appointment, if the referral was a self referral
- The date on the recall letter for patients recalled following a routine screening appointment.
 

This attribute is also known by these names:

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plural CANCER REFERRAL DECISION DATES