CRITICAL CARE LEVEL

The level of critical care provided during a Hospital Provider Spell.

National Codes

Code Description
00

Level 0 (Patients whose needs can be met through normal WARD care in an acute hospital)

01

Level 1 (PATIENTS at risk of their condition deteriorating, or those recently relocated from higher levels of care, whose needs can be met on an acute WARD with additional advice and support from the critical care team.)

02

Level 2 (PATIENTS requiring more detailed observation or intervention including support for a single failing organ system or post-operative care and those 'stepping down' from higher levels of care.)

03

Level 3 (PATIENTS requiring advanced respiratory support alone or monitoring and support for two or more organ systems. This level includes all complex PATIENTS requiring support for multi-organ failure.)

Also Known As

This attribute is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Plural CRITICAL CARE LEVELS

Where Used

Type Link How used
Class ACTIVITY PROPERTY has an attribute CRITICAL CARE LEVEL of type CRITICAL CARE LEVEL
Attribute ACTIVITY PROPERTY EFFECTIVE TIME references in description CRITICAL CARE LEVEL
Data Element CRITICAL CARE LEVEL 2 DAYS references in description CRITICAL CARE LEVEL
Data Element CRITICAL CARE LEVEL 3 DAYS references in description CRITICAL CARE LEVEL
Class CRITICAL CARE PERIOD references in description CRITICAL CARE LEVEL
Data Element CRITICAL CARE UNIT FUNCTION references in description CRITICAL CARE LEVEL
Data Set Critical Care Minimum Data Set references in description CRITICAL CARE LEVEL
Attribute ESCALATION IN LEVEL OF PATIENT CARE FOLLOWING OESOPHAGECTOMY INDICATOR references in description CRITICAL CARE LEVEL
Attribute LOCATION OF HIGHEST LEVEL OF CARE references in description CRITICAL CARE LEVEL
Supporting Information Main Specialty and Treatment Function Codes Table references in description CRITICAL CARE LEVEL