Archived 2023.09.04. Content moved to CDS Guide, Guidance on CommonPhoneNumber
We have some customers with a fax number recorded on our systems.
- share it against the
OTHERenumeration value in the CommonPhoneNumber schema
- not share it
- raise a change request to include a new enumeration value in CommonPhoneNumber schema
We also have some numbers stored as type
Direct. Should they be shared as
The intention of the specification was to use the
OTHERenumeration value for cases like fax numbers or
FAX should be added as an enumeration value, so that, for example, an ADR does not attempt to ring a fax line. If you think this would be of value then I would recommend raising a change request.