A non-face to face consultation should directly support diagnosis and care planning and must replace a face to face Out-Patient Attendance Consultant, Clinic Attendance Nurse or Clinic Attendance Midwife, or other types of CARE CONTACT.
A record of the consultation must be retained in the PATIENT's records.Contact with PATIENTS solely for the purpose of informing them of the outcome of Diagnostic Test results, with no other clinical interaction, are not classified as CARE CONTACTS.
|01||Face to face|
|04||Talk type for a PERSON unable to speak|
|09||Text message (Asynchronous)|
|10||Instant messaging (Synchronous)|
|12||Message Board (Asynchronous)|
|13||Chat Room (Synchronous)|
|98||Other (not listed)|
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