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Assessment procedure type

Subset Name :   
Assessment procedure type
Subset Original Id :   
Subset Type :   
Realm Concept

Refset FSN :   
Assessment procedure type simple reference set (foundation metadata concept)
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Subset Description :
This subset identifies assessment procedures, many are formal structured assessments using a named tool, however a number also exist that are professional in nature often focused on a specific healthcare need. For the results of structured assessments, the observable entity + score should normally be used or the tool or clinician may assert a clinical finding based on the score.


Subset Status :   
Subset Status Date :   
Nov 11, 2020
Owner (Organisation name) :   
NHS Digital

Purpose and Scope

Usage 1 :

Usage Type :    
Usage Description :    
Used in care plan content and clinical messages.
Geographic Usage :    
Usage Categories:    
 Procedure; Messaging Interoperability; User interface; Assessment

Scope :

Inclusion Criteria :   
Gender - not specified; Age group - any age; Sex - not specified
Subject Category :   
Health Care.Primary care; Health Care; Health Care.Public Health; Health Care.Social care; Health Care.Auxiliary services; Psychiatry and Psychology/Mental Health; Health Care.Hospital care


Subset Release Category :   
UK Clinical Extension
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Subset Licence Type :   
OPCS Licence; ICD10 Licence; IHTSDO SNOMED CT® Licence; UKTC SNOMED CT® Licence; Open Government Licence

Metadata Version :   
Last Updated :   
Nov 10, 2020


Current Associations :
hasPartChildren and Young People's Health Services assessment procedures - (Subset)
hasPartClustering tools for mental health assessment scale procedures - (Subset)
hasPartMental health assessment procedures - (Subset)
hasPartOccupational Therapy assessment procedure - (Subset)
hasPartTherapy Outcome Measure assessment procedures - (Subset)
seeAlsoAssessment scale observables - (Subset)
seeAlsoScale Type - (Subset)

Refered as Target :
isPartOfCare Planning Activities - (Subset)
hasPartPodiatric assessment procedures - (Subset)
replaces Care Planning Assessments - (Deprecated) - (Subset)

Related Links

Subset download with descriptions :

UK Clinical Extension releases
View RF2 subset at third party website :

Diseases Database SNOMED CT® browser - Simple reference set