RepresentationThis representation is based on the value domain for this data element, more information is available at " Yes/no/unknown/not stated/inadequately described code N ".
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Guide for use:
An episode of care is regarded as ‘assessment only’ if a patient was seen for clinical assessment only and no treatment or further intervention was planned by the assessing clinical team.
CODE 1 Yes
This code is used when the patient was assessed by a clinical team but received no treatment during an episode. These episodes are usually of short duration, normally less than 3 days.
CODE 2 No
This code is used when the patient was assessed and then goes on to receive treatment.
CODE 3 Unknown
This code is used when it is unknown whether the patient was seen for assessment only.
CODE 9 Not stated/inadequately described
This code is used when it is has not been reported whether the patient was seen for assessment only.
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