OPERATION STATUS

Format/length: n1
HES item:
National Codes:
Default Codes:

Notes:
OPERATION STATUS should be used once for each record to record states of knowledge regarding the operative procedure.


1 One or more operative procedure carried out
8 Not applicable i.e. no operative procedures performed or intended
9 Not known i.e. finished episode/out-patientattendance but no data entered or the episode is unfinished and no data needs to be present. This would be a validation error only for a finished episode
 

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
plural OPERATION STATUS