CRITICAL CARE UNIT BED CONFIGURATION

The main composition of critical care bed types for the WARD.

Format / Length

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Permitted Codes

Code Description

02

Level 2 beds only where patients require 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 beds only. Level 3 care is defined as patients needing advanced respiratory support alone or support of at least two organ systems. Note basic respiratory and basic cardiovascular support occurring on one day count as one organ. This level includes beds for all complex patients requiring support for multi-organ failure.

05

Flexible critical care beds where there is a mix of level 2 and level 3 beds

90

Temporary use of non critical care bed

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Formerly UNIT BED CONFIGURATION
Plural CRITICAL CARE UNIT BED CONFIGURATIONS

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 UNIT BED CONFIGURATION
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 180 - Admitted Patient Care - Unfinished Birth Episode CDS references in description CRITICAL CARE UNIT BED CONFIGURATION
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 130 - Admitted Patient Care - Finished General Episode CDS references in description CRITICAL CARE UNIT BED CONFIGURATION
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 190 - Admitted Patient Care - Unfinished General Episode CDS references in description CRITICAL CARE UNIT BED CONFIGURATION
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 140 - Admitted Patient Care - Finished Delivery Episode CDS references in description CRITICAL CARE UNIT BED CONFIGURATION
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 120 - Admitted Patient Care - Finished Birth Episode CDS references in description CRITICAL CARE UNIT BED CONFIGURATION
Data Set Critical Care Minimum Data Set references in description CRITICAL CARE UNIT BED CONFIGURATION
Data Element CRITICAL CARE UNIT BED CONFIGURATION references in description CRITICAL CARE UNIT BED CONFIGURATION