ADMINISTRATIVE CATEGORY CODE (ON ADMISSION)

Format/Length:an2
HES Item:ADMINCAT
National Codes:See ADMINISTRATIVE CATEGORY CODE
Default Codes:98 - Not applicable
 99 - Not known: a validation error

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

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

ADMINISTRATIVE CATEGORY CODE (ON ADMISSION) replaces ADMINISTRATIVE CATEGORY (ON ADMISSION) and should be used for all new and developing  data sets and for XML messages.