This is used in the Clinical Activity Group of the CDS to denote the scheme basis of an Intervention, Operation or A&E Treatment.
Permitted values are:
|CODE||NHSCDS EDIFACT CODE||DESCRIPTION|
|01||706||Accident & Emergency Treatment|
|03||901||Read Version 1 (READ 4)|
|04||921||Read Version 2 (READ 5)|
|05||941||Read Version 3.0|
Read Version 3.1 is not supported in the CDS.
The CDS-XML codes as specified above must be used.
NHSCDS EDIFACT Message:
In the NHSCDS EDIFACT Message the value used to identify the PROCEDURE SCHEME IN USE is carried in the EDIFACT data element 1131 as defined in the NHS CDS Manual, Chapter B.
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:
|plural||PROCEDURE SCHEMES IN USE|