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Section Code Section Name TPP EMIS Vision Microtest
REF Referrals Yes Yes Yes Yes

Clinical narrative

This is a request for transfer of care or request to provide assessment, treatment or clinical advice on the care a patient.


The purpose of this section is to provide details of any referrals to or from other care providers.

Sections and subsections

There is only a single main section for Referrals with no subsections.

Date filter

A date filter is applicable for the Referrals section. Provider messages for a date filter can be found here.

Section content banner

Provider message(s) describing at a summary level how this section has been populated. Provider content messages can be found here.

Table construction requirements

Providers MUST adhere to the table construction requirements listed below:

  • table header MUST be “Referrals”
  • table columns MUST be ordered left-to-right (1..N)
  • table content MUST NOT be truncated

Table columns

Providers MUST return all the columns as described in the table below, ordered by Date descending:

Order Name Description Value Details    
Date The date of the referral dd-Mmm-yyyy
From Practitioner and/or Organization referred from free-text
To Practitioner and/or Organization referred to free-text
Priority The priority of the referral free-text
Details Longer human readable details for the referral free-text

HTML view

The following content highlights the expected HTML tags and format providers MUST use when generating the HTML content:

         <!-- GP transfer banner -->
         <!-- Content banner -->
         <!-- Date banner -->
         <!-- Exclusion banner -->
            <!-- the <tr>...</tr> element will repeat for each referral-->

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