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DSCNs 2021

 

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.

 2021 / 01      Single Cancer Pathway – Adjustments Data Set – Retirement 3rd February 2021 With immediate effect 4.11
2021 / 02  

Inpatient and Day Case Admissions and First Outpatient Appointments Waiting Times (PP01W) Data Set - Retirement

8th February 2021 With immediate effect 4.11
2021 / 03   National Cancer Data Standards
for Wales – Site Specific – Brain & Central Nervous System (CNS)
8th February 2021 The Cancer Informatics Solution (CIS) MUST comply with this Standard with immediate effect.
Services/data providers, however, MUST operate to ‘business as usual’ in terms of the data being collected and reported (see section Actions Required in this Notice)
4.11
2021 / 04   111 Service Final Outcomes 5th March 2021 September 2021 4.11
2021 / 05   111 Service Relationship to Caller 5th March 2021 September 2021 4.11
2021 / 06   National Cancer Data Standards for Wales – Site Specific – Skin 25th March 2021 The Cancer Informatics Solution (CIS) MUST comply with this Standard with immediate effect.
Services/data providers, however, MUST operate to ‘business as usual’ in terms of the data being collected and reported (see section Actions Required in this Notice)
4.11
2021 / 07   28 days Specialist Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (sCAMHS) waiting time data collection 31st March 2021 1st April 2021 4.11
2021 / 08   Digitisation of Nursing Documentation – Adult Inpatient Assessment 1st April 2021 November 2019 4.11
2021 / 09   Digitisation of Nursing Documentation – Continence / Toileting Risk Assessment Tool 1st April 2021 March 2021 4.11
2021 / 10   Digitisation of Nursing Documentation – Nutritional Risk Assessment Tool 1st April 2021 March 2021 4.11
2021 / 11   Digitisation of Nursing Documentation – Falls & Bone Health Multifactorial Assessment 1st April 2021 March 2021 4.11
2021 / 12   Digitisation of Nursing Documentation – Pain Assessment Tool 1st April 2021 March 2021 4.11
2021 / 13   Digitisation of Nursing Documentation – Patient Handling Assessment and Safer Handling Plan 1st April 2021 March 2021 4.11
2021 / 14   Digitisation of Nursing Documentation – Purpose T Pressure Ulcer Risk Assessment 1st April 2021 March 2021 4.11
2021 / 15   Mental Health (Wales) Measure 2010 Data Collection (AMD) 23rd April 2021 1st April 2021 4.12
2021 / 16   Children and Young People Neurodevelopment Assessment – Wait Times (AMD) 23rd April 2021 1st April 2021 4.12
2021 / 17   Deaths Subject to a Universal Mortality Review (UMR) - Retirement 23rd April 2021 30th April 2021 (last submission for census data at 31st March 2021) 4.12
2021 / 18   Smoking Cessation Services Data Collection (AMD) 26th May 2021 1st April 2021 4.12
2021 / 19   111 Service Case Status and Priorities (AMD) 26th May 2021 September 2021 4.12
2021 / 20   Diagnostic & Therapy Services and Referral to Treatment Waiting Times Returns - Age Group 22nd June 2021 First return November 2021 (census snapshot at 31st October 2021) 4.13
2021 / 21   111 Service Final Outcomes (AMD) 30th July 2021 September 2021 4.13