Cancer Outcomes and Services Data Set

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Description The national standard for reporting cancer in the NHS in England.
Reference code DCB1521
Has the standard been published? Yes
Nationally Mandated Yes
Status of standard Active
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Standard type Data definitions and terminologies
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Topic Reference data
Care setting
  • Hospital
  • Urgent and Emergency Care
Related standards * DCB0147 – National Cancer Waiting Times Monitoring Data Set * SCCI0111 – Radiotherapy Data Set * DCB1533 – Systemic Anti-Cancer Therapy Data Set * SCCI1577 – Diagnostic Imaging Data set * SCCI0021 – International Classification of Diseases * SCCI0034 – SNOMED CT * DCB2094 – Sexual Orientation Monitoring * Royal College of Pathologists Standards and Data sets for Histopathology * Reporting on Cancers and Tissue Pathways
Dependencies This standard needs to be reviewed and implemented alongside the [NHS Data Model and Dictionary](
Assurance This standard was approved by the Data Coordination Board (legacy) and published as an information standard notice (ISN).