PERSON FULL NAME

Format/length: max 70 characters
HES item:
National Codes:
Default Codes:

Notes:
The full name of a PERSON. This is an unstructured concatenation of some or all of the PERSON TITLE, PERSON GIVEN NAME, PERSON FAMILY NAME and PERSON NAME SUFFIX elements, or other elements that make up a PERSON's full name.

References:
UK Government Data Standards Catalogue (GDSC), Version 1.0, Agreed 01.01.02. GDSC:
http://www.govtalk.gov.uk/gdsc/html/default.htm

PERSON FULL NAME is the same as PERSON NAME TEXT where the PERSON NAME UNSTRUCTURED TYPE equals 'a. Person Full Name'.

This is the e-GIF standard that should be used for all new and developing systems and for XML messages. For existing CDS EDIFACT messages however, PATIENT NAME should be used.

UK Government Data Standards Catalogue

Data Element Person Full Name
Is Part Of
Person Name
Has Parts  
Version 1.0
Status Release
Previous Versions  
Later Versions  
Date Agreed 1 January 2002

Meta Data Value
Name Person Full Name
Description The full name of a person. This is an unstructured concatenation of some or all of the Person Title, Person Given Name, Person Family Name and Person Name Suffix elements, or other elements that make up a person's full name.
Business Format Max 70 Characters
Element Type Data Type
Validations
1. Any allowable character from UNICODE set of characters.
2. Each element of the name must be separated by a space.
3. Consecutive spaces are not allowed.
Value
Default Value
Owner OeE
Based On
Verification
Comment
This standard is for use where it is not necessary to process the individual elements of a person's name and the structure is unknown.
 

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
plural PERSON FULL NAMES