FORMAL ADMISSIONS SECTION TYPE

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Notes:
FORMAL ADMISSIONS SECTION TYPE is for use when ordering and classifying reporting information on the Mental Health Act Legal Status i.e. the MENTAL HEALTH ACT LEGAL STATUS CLASSIFICATION CODE, at the point of admission to a Hospital Provider Spell of PATIENTS detained under the Mental Health Act or other acts.

Each set value represents a row on a central return data set, for example the Patients Detained In Hospital Or On Supervised Community Treatment Data Set (KP90), and should be used to populate a recorded number or total for a entry on the row.

Permitted National Codes:

01LEGAL STATUS CLASSIFICATION CODE 02 Section 2
02LEGAL STATUS CLASSIFICATION CODE 03 Section 3
03LEGAL STATUS CLASSIFICATION CODE 03 Section 3 and admitted whilst a Supervised Discharge Episode not ended at date of admission note this will no longer apply after 2nd November 2008
04LEGAL STATUS CLASSIFICATION CODE 04 Section 4
05LEGAL STATUS CLASSIFICATION CODE 07 Section 35
06LEGAL STATUS CLASSIFICATION CODE 08 Section 36
07LEGAL STATUS CLASSIFICATION CODE 09 Section 37 with Section 41 restrictions
08LEGAL STATUS CLASSIFICATION CODE 10 Section 37
09LEGAL STATUS CLASSIFICATION CODE 34 Section 45A
10LEGAL STATUS CLASSIFICATION CODE 15 Section 47 with Section 49 restrictions
11LEGAL STATUS CLASSIFICATION CODE 16 Section 47
12LEGAL STATUS CLASSIFICATION CODE 17 Section 48 with Section 49 restrictions
13LEGAL STATUS CLASSIFICATION CODE 18 Section 48
14LEGAL STATUS CLASSIFICATION CODE 19 Section 135 only include those patients for whom the place of safety was the hospital
15LEGAL STATUS CLASSIFICATION CODE 20 Section 136 only include those patients for whom the place of safety was the hospital
16LEGAL STATUS CLASSIFICATION CODES 12, 13 and 14 Sections 38, 44 and 46
17LEGAL STATUS CLASSIFICATION CODES 31 and 32 formally detained under other acts
 

This data element is also known by these names:
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pluralFORMAL ADMISSIONS SECTION TYPES