Default Codes Summary Table

DEFAULT CODES SUMMARY

Default (or pseudo) codes may be used:

Default code is used to indicate: Code
Overseas visitor exempt from charges TDH00
Overseas visitor liable for charges VPP00
Private Patient VPP00
General Medical Practitioner, GMP code not known G9999998
No registered GP G9999981
Referrer other than GMP, GDP or consultant R9999981
Locum refers Code of GP for whom locum is acting
MoD doctor A9999998
Referrer Code not applicable, eg patient has self-presented, or not known X9999998
Referring Organisation Code not applicable X99998
Referring Organisation Code not known X99999
Prison doctor P9999981
Consultant, GMC code not known C9999998
Midwife M9999998
Nurse N9999998
Dentist, DPB code not known D9999998
Dentist code not applicable (dentist does not have DPB number) D9999981
Other care professional H9999998
Code Of GP Practice is unknown V81999
Prison Practice V81998
Dentist Practice V81998
Practice code of MoD doctor V81998
Practice code not applicable V81998
PCT not known
Note: This code must not be used in the CDS header. It is not a default commissioner code.
Q99
PCT code not applicable (eg overseas visitors, Wales, Scotland or Northern Ireland).
Note: this code must not be used in the CDS header. It is not a default Commissioner code.
X98
Organisation Code (Code of Provider) - non-UK provider where no organisation code has been issued 89997
Organisation Code (Code of Provider) - non-NHS UK provider where no organisation code has been issued 89999
Site Code (Of Treatment) not applicable: non-NHS UK provider 89999
Site Code (Of Treatment) not applicable: non-UK provider 89997
Site Code (Of Treatment) - not a hospital site (for use on Out-Patient CDS) R9998
Non-UK provider; specialty function not known, treatment mainly surgical 199
Non-UK provider; specialty function not known, treatment mainly medical 499