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    Presenting Illness Codes

    Please use the following national standard Presenting Illness Codes:

    Code OEC Description
    302
    Assisted Reproductive services or infertility treatments
    303
    Pregnancy related services including Obstetrics
    304
    Eye – Laser Surgery / refractive
    305
    Eye – Cataracts
    306
    Eye – Glaucoma
    309
    Cardiac (heart and artery)
    310
    Psychiatric
    311
    Rehabilitation
    313
    Surgical Podiatry
    314
    Dialysis for chronic renal failure
    315
    Chemotherapy
    318
    Teeth/Dental
    319
    Palliative care
    320
    Medical admission
    341
    Joint replacement – Hip
    342
    Joint replacement – Knee
    343
    Joint replacement – Shoulder
    344
    Joint replacement – Other
    350
    Lithotripsy
    370
    Plastic and reconstructive surgery
    375
    Cosmetic
    390
    Sterilisation
    399
    Unknown or Other Surgery
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