BIRTH ORDER

BIRTH ORDER records the sequence in which the baby was born, with 1 indicating the first or only birth in the sequence (i.

Format / Length

n1

Description

BIRTH ORDER  is the same as attribute BIRTH ORDER.

BIRTH ORDER  records the sequence in which the baby was born, with 1 indicating the first or only birth in the sequence (i.e. singleton), 2 indicating the second birth in the sequence, 3 indicating the third, and so on.

Default Codes

Code Description

8

Not applicable

9

Not known: a validation error

Where Used

Type Link How used
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 200 - Admitted Patient Care - Unfinished Delivery Episode CDS references in description BIRTH ORDER
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 180 - Admitted Patient Care - Unfinished Birth Episode CDS references in description BIRTH ORDER
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 160 - Admitted Patient Care - Other Delivery Event CDS references in description BIRTH ORDER
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 150 - Admitted Patient Care - Other Birth Event CDS references in description BIRTH ORDER
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 140 - Admitted Patient Care - Finished Delivery Episode CDS references in description BIRTH ORDER
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 120 - Admitted Patient Care - Finished Birth Episode CDS references in description BIRTH ORDER
Data Element BIRTH ORDER references in description BIRTH ORDER