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DSCNs 2019

 

The Following DSCNs have been approved by the Welsh Information Standards Board. Changes will be reflected in the NHS Wales Data Dictionary.

DSCN

Welsh   Health   Circular (WHC)/   WG   Official    Letter     Ref

Description

Issue Date

Implementation Date

Data Dict. Ver.

2019 / 01   Single Suspected Cancer Pathway 8th January 2019 With immediate effect 4.10
2019 /02   111 and OOH services 31st January 2019
1st April 2019
4.10
2019 / 03   APC Time data items 4th March 2019 1st February 2019 4.10
2019 / 04   APC Source of admission 4th March 2019 1st April 2019 4.10
2019 / 05   Removal of a Suspected Mentally Disordered Person to a Place of Safety (s.135 and s.136 Mental Health Act 1983) 9th April 2019 1st April 2019 4.10
 
  Diagnostic & Therapy Services and Referral to Treatment Waiting Times Returns – Sleep Disordered Breathing 9th May 2019 1st June 2019 (Reporting July 2019)

 
4.10
2019 / 07   CMATS Metrics 25th September 2019 1st July 2019 (first submission to Welsh Government 31st October 2019 for Q2 data) 4.11
2019 / 07   CMATS Metrics (AMD) 20th December 2019 1st July 2019 (first submission to Welsh Government 31st October 2019 for Q2 data) 4.11
2019 / 08   WECDS Phase 1 8th November 2019 With immediate effect 4.11
2019 / 09   National Cancer Data Standards for Wales - Core 10th December 2019 The Cancer Informatics Solution (CIS) MUST comply with this Standard with immediate effect 4.11
2019 / 09   SPEC - National Cancer Data Standards for Wales - Core 10th December 2019   4.11
2019 / 10   Outpatient Hospital Initiated Cancellation Reason Codes 13th December 2019 1st January 2020 4.11