LOCATION CLASS

Format/length: an2
HES item:
National Codes:
Default Codes:


Notes:
A classification for use within CDS messages of the physical location within which the recorded patient event occurs.

CODE NHSCDS EDIFACT CODE CLASSIFICATION
01 701 Health Site (General Occurrence)
02 702 Home
03 703 Delivery Place
04 704 Health site at the start of Health Care Activity
05 705 Health site at the end of Health Care Activity

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

NHSCDS EDIFACT Interchanges:
This data element was originally a NHSCDS EDIFACT Message Qualifier with permitted values as detailed in the NHS CDS Manual.
Where necessary EDI gateway management and translation solution sets must interpret these code sets when interfacing to the NHSCDS EDIFACT Message.

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
plural LOCATION CLASS