INVESTIGATION SCHEME IN USE

Format/length: an2
HES item:
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Definition:
This is used in the Clinical Activity Group of the CDS to denote the scheme basis of an investigation.

Permitted values are:

CODE NHSCDS EDIFACT CODE DESCRIPTION
01 705 Accident & Emergency Investigation

CDS-XML Message:
The CDS-XML codes as specified above must be used.

NHSCDS EDIFACT Message:
In the NHSCDS EDIFACT Message the value used to identify the INVESTIGATION SCHEME IN USE is carried the EDIFACT data element 1131.
Where necessary, EDI gateway management and translation software must interpret these code sets when interfacing to the NHSCDS EDIFACT Message.

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
plural INVESTIGATION SCHEMES IN USE