Indirect Activity

An Indirect Activity is an ACTIVITY.

An Indirect Activity is ACTIVITY, with the specific purpose of supporting the care of a PATIENT, but where the PATIENT is not present.

An Indirect Activity may take place between a:

Examples of Indirect Activity include a:

Indirect Activity does not include discussions regarding groups of PATIENTS or other administrative activities such as writing up of notes or travel.

Note: For the Mental Health Services Data Set, contacts between a CARE PROFESSIONAL and a Patient Proxy should be captured as a CARE CONTACT with the CARE CONTACT SUBJECT set to ‘Patient Proxy’.


This supporting information is also known by these names:
pluralIndirect Activities