We use cookies to understand how this site is used and to improve the site to make use easier. For more information, see our privacy page.
This visualisation is in development. For further information see about.


healthcare activity period without the involvement of the subject of care


This is a concrete item and can be implemented directly

Term: indirect healthcare activity period; 
Plural: indirect healthcare activity periods; 
Deprecated term: record contact; 


NOTE 1 In EN 13940-1:2007 the concept record contact was defined as 'contact restricted to the access to the professional health record of a subject of care by a healthcare professional for its management, out of the presence of that subject of care'.


EXAMPLE 1 The period where healthcare activities are performed without the presence of the subject of care in order to decide whether a referral or a demand for initial contact should be accepted or not

EXAMPLE 2 Time spent working on laboratory or tissue specimens taken from a subject of care

EXAMPLE 3 Period taken for the planning of care

Required associations

Optional associations

The representation of a model conforming to the international standard ISO 13940 available through this site is provided by Oughtibridge Ltd.  It is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.  This work is based on a UML model prepared by Torbjørn Nystadnes of the Norwegian Directorate of Health, a subordinate agency of the Norwegian Ministry of Health and Care Services.