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DR&S Bulletin

Data Definitions and References

NHS National Services Scotland ISD Scotland & NHS National Services Scotland

Definitions, Reference Files & Standards Bulletin (formerly QDV Newsletter)

These contain important information about changes to data recording, validation and issues arising from quality assessment. The DR&S Bulletins are intended to be a supplement to existing data and definitions information.

DR&S Bulletins can be accessed via the Data Dictionary. Please click on the link below:

Data Dictionary - DR&S Bulletins

This Data Dictionary page also contains links for 'SMR Update' and 'CoPPISH (Core Patient Profile Information in Scottish Hospitals) Update' which pre-date the QDV Newsletter.

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