ADMINISTRATIVE CATEGORY (ON ADMISSION)

Format/Length:n2
HES Item:ADMINCAT
National Codes:See ADMINISTRATIVE CATEGORY CODE
Default Codes:98 - Not applicable
 99 - Not known: a validation error

Notes:
ADMINISTRATIVE CATEGORY (ON ADMISSION) is the same as data element ADMINISTRATIVE CATEGORY.

ADMINISTRATIVE CATEGORY (ON ADMISSION) is used to record the ADMINISTRATIVE CATEGORY at the start of the Hospital Provider Spell.

ADMINISTRATIVE CATEGORY (ON ADMISSION) will be replaced with ADMINISTRATIVE CATEGORY CODE (ON ADMISSION), which should be used for all new and developing data sets and for XML messages.