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Provider Profile record 2020/21

Overview

Data specification

  • Coverage of the record - The criteria for the return of data in the record
  • Data model - Describes the entities included in the record and the relationship between them
  • Data items - Directory of all data items collected, and the guidance surrounding them. Displayed by entity, and sortable for ease of searching
  • File structure - Describes the physical structure of the record
  • C20041.xsd - Schema for the structure of the XML file
  • C20041DataTypes.xsd - Schema for the data types used in the XML file
  • C20041CodeLists.xsd - Schema for the valid codes for use in the XML file
  • Derived field specifications - Contains the list and specifications of the derived fields applied by HESA. Derived fields are by HESA to create populations and groupings for analysis

Submission process and quality assurance

  • Validation overview - A document describing quality checks and the various stages when checks are made

Supporting documentation

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