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$$PROVIDER^XUSER(): Providers in New Person File

Reference Type: Supported, Category: User, Integration Agreement: 2343


This extrinsic function was requested to be added by the Computerized Patient Record System (CPRS) Development Team. It is used to indicate any provider in the NEW PERSON file (#200). The definition of a provider is any entry in the NEW PERSON file (#200) that does not have a termination date. Additional parameters may be added in the future in order to perform other tests/checks.



Input Parameters


(required) Internal Entry Number (IEN) of the provider to be checked in the NEW PERSON file (#200).



Returns any of the following codes:

  • 1—Provider has a record and no termination date.

  • 0^TERMINATED^FMDATE—Provider terminated on date indicated.

  • ""—Null, no provider record found.

Example 1

This is an example of an Active Provider in the NEW PERSON file (#200):



Example 2

This is an example of a Terminated Provider in the NEW PERSON file (#200):


>W X

Example 3

This is an example of a Provider with no record in the NEW PERSON file (#200), returns a null string:

>S X=$$PROVIDER^XUSER(999999999)

>W X



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