Staff 2016/17 - Healthcare professional specialty
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Healthcare professional specialty
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This field identifies the specialty of a clinical contract
|Applicable to||England Northern Ireland Scotland Wales|
All contracts where Contract.CLINICAL is coded 1, 2, 3 or 4
|Valid entries and labels|
This field must be returned for staff holding an academic teaching and/or research contract with open ended/permanent or fixed-terms of employment. In addition, the contract must be assigned to one of the following HESA cost centre activities: Clinical medicine; Clinical dentistry; Nursing & allied health professions; Psychology & behavioural sciences; Health & community studies; Anatomy & physiology; Pharmacy & pharmacology; Sports science & leisure studies; Biosciences; Anthropology & development studies or Social work & social policy.
This field applies to staff with clinical academic contracts and indicates the healthcare professional specialty associated with their contract of employment as issued by the HEP.
A contract can have up to three specialties.
Quality rules relating to this field are displayed here.
To monitor the number of staff working in higher education providers (HEPs) with particular clinical specialties
Data type: HSPECCodeContentType
|Owner||Medical Schools Council (MSC) and Dental Schools Council (DSC)|
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