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Administrator of sedation for bowel cancer diagnostic assessment code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term530122
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 29/08/2014
Definition:Help on this term

A code set representing the type of health professional who administers prescribed sedation during a bowel cancer diagnostic assessment.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Colonoscopist
2General practitioner
3Nurse
4Anaesthetist

Collection and usage attributes

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CODE 1   Colonoscopist

A medical professional who administers a colonoscopy.

CODE 2   General practitioner

A medical professional who treats acute and chronic illnesses and provides preventive care and health education to patients.

CODE 3   Nurse

A nursing professional who focuses on care of individuals, families and communities. Nursing professionals include enrolled nurses, registered nurses and nurse practitioners.

CODE 4   Anaesthetist

A medical professional who administer sedation that have the ability to bring about a reversible loss of consciousness.

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Patient—type of health professional who administers sedation, bowel cancer diagnostic assessment code N Health, Superseded 06/09/2018

Patient—type of health professional who administers sedation, bowel cancer diagnostic assessment code N Health, Standard 06/09/2018

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