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Showing articles written in September 2018. See all articles

  • Query Resolution Database Update

    The resolution UID 5254 has been removed and replaced with UID 5551.

    By Heather Douglas 4 months ago

  • Query Resolution Database Update

    The resolution UID 3123 has been removed and replaced with UID 5547 

    By Heather Douglas 4 months ago

  • Query Resolution Database Update

    The resolution UID 4893 has been removed and replaced with UID 5224

    By Heather Douglas 5 months ago

  • dm+d Description Guidance

    NHS Digital has published new guidance on the use of descriptions from the NHS dictionary of medicines and devices (dm+d). This document provides guidance to system suppliers and programmes on a consistent approach on how to use and display terms from the dm+d whilst accepting that individual programme requirements may provide more detailed information. The document can be viewed at the NHSBSA dm+d page , under Implementation Guidance.

    By Katy Park 5 months ago

  • Clinical Coding Standard Consultation - OPCS-4 Settings (Multiple Standards)

    A new standard consultation is available for review until 5th October 2018. We welcome your comments and feedback so please access the consultation via our Consultation area on Delen.

    By Katy Park 5 months ago

  • ICD-11 Field Trials Third Round Open Until 30 November

    In our role as a WHO Collaborating Centre NHS Digital are taking part in the ICD-11 Field Trials. We have completed two rounds of trials and the third round is now open until Friday 30 November 2018.   The third round of trials uses cases based on scenarios taken from the ICD-10 exercise booklet and is carried out in Delen. Participants are provided with ICD-11 familiarisation and training prior to starting the trial cases.     We would like participants to undertake as many cases as possible in order for us to continue to assess the improvements that have been made to the Classification in the development of ICD-11 and where developments are still required. This is an excellent opportunity for everyone to test the classification and understand the differences from ICD-10 and the benefits of and improvements in ICD-11.     We currently have approximately 250 participants who have volunteered to take part. If you would like to register for the field...

    By Mandy Hudson 5 months ago

  • 2019/20 Clinical Coding Auditor and Trainer Programmes

    We are pleased to announce that we will be planning the 2019/20 Clinical Coding Auditor and Trainer Programmes in October. If you would like to be notified in advance, before the schedule is released on Delen during January, please email information.standards@nhs.net by close of play on Wednesday 17th October 2018. Please indicate in your email which programme you are interested in i.e. CCAP, CCTP, Trainer Refresher only. If the information is not included, we will respond to you and request the additional information, your name will be added to the list once we know which course(s) you would like to attend.

    If you have already requested to be added to our early notification list, you will be sent an e-mail requesting this information. There is no need for you to re-request addition.

    By Heather Douglas 5 months ago