CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE LOCATION

The principal LOCATION that the PATIENT is discharged to at the end of the CRITICAL CARE PERIOD.

Format / Length

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Permitted Codes

Code Description

01

WARD

02

Recovery only (when used to provide temporary critical care facility)

03

Other intermediate care or specialised treatment area but excluding temporary visits en route, e.g. imaging, Endoscopy, catheter suites and operating departments.

04

Adult level three critical care bed (e.g. in a flexibly configured unit)

05

Adult level two critical care bed (e.g. in a flexibly configured unit)

06

No discharge location, PATIENT died in unit

07

Obstetrics area

08

Paediatric critical care area (neonatal and paediatric care)

09

Home or other residence (e.g. nursing home, H.M. Prison, residential care)

10

Other non-hospital LOCATION

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Plural CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE LOCATIONS

Where Used

Type Link How used
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 200 - Admitted Patient Care - Unfinished Delivery Episode CDS references in description CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE LOCATION
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 180 - Admitted Patient Care - Unfinished Birth Episode CDS references in description CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE LOCATION
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 130 - Admitted Patient Care - Finished General Episode CDS references in description CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE LOCATION
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 190 - Admitted Patient Care - Unfinished General Episode CDS references in description CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE LOCATION
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 140 - Admitted Patient Care - Finished Delivery Episode CDS references in description CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE LOCATION
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 120 - Admitted Patient Care - Finished Birth Episode CDS references in description CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE LOCATION
Data Set Critical Care Minimum Data Set references in description CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE LOCATION
Data Element CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE LOCATION references in description CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE LOCATION