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rclarke
Occupation list

Hi, I have had some users express concern over not being able to find the correct occupation. I have noticed that the ACC lodgement website provides a more comprehensive list of occupations than provided in the code_table.
For example

searching for "osteo" through the ACClodgement site give 2 options:
Osteopath
Osteologist

Inspecting the HTML of the lodgement site it sets the following categoryId for these searches:
Osteopath : 3223
Osteologist : 2211

When querying the code_tables for these categoryIds they return:
https://provider.api.acc.co.nz/api/v1/claims/code-tables/category?categoryId=3223

{
"codes": [
{
"codeName": "Occupation",
"codeDescription": "Physiotherapist; Limb,Chiropractor : Orthotist,Podiatrist,Rehabilitation"
}
]
}

https://provider.api.acc.co.nz/api/v1/claims/code-tables/category?categoryId=2211

{
"codes": [
{
"codeName": "Occupation",
"codeDescription": "Biologist, Botanist, Zoologist; Ecologist : Silviculturist,Marine,Plant,Animal,Crop"
}
]
}

The code_table's codeDescription result don't contain the characters "osteo".
Is this a limitation of that users of the API have to work with, or will the code_tables be updated to be more comprehensive at some stage,or is it possible to get a list of all the variations for an occupation.
Thanks