MHMDS TEST INDCATOR

Format/length: an1
HES item:
National Codes:
Default Codes:

Notes:

Definition:
This is indicates whether the MHMDS is a production or test file.

CODE CLASSIFICATION
0 (zero) The whole MHMDS Interchange contains live (production) data and will be stored in the national database.
1 The whole MHMDS Interchange contains test data and will not be stored in the national database.

Usage:
This test facility enables interchanges submitted to be marked and therefore processed as TEST or PRODUCTION data.
The data ia mandatory and must be completed.

CDS-XML Interchanges:
All XML interchanges submitted must contain a MHMDS TEST INDICATOR.

MHMDS-CDS INTERFACE GATEWAY SERVICE Interchanges:
The MHMDS TEST INDICATOR is represented by the data value contained in the Test Indicator data field as defined in the CDS Interface Gateway Service Control record and shown above.
The authorised source of this definition is contained in the NWCS User Guide.