PRIMARY CATEGORY OF CARE REQUIRED ON ADMISSION TO NEONATAL CRITICAL CARE

The primary category of care for which a baby was admitted to neonatal critical care.

Format / Length

an2

National Codes

Code Description

10

Medical Intensive Care

11

Medical High Dependency Care

12

Medical Special Care

13

Surgical care

14

Cardiac care

15

Tertiary specialist investigation

16

Transfer back to Neonatal Intensive Care Unit for continuing medical Intensive Care

17

Transfer back to Neonatal Intensive Care Unit for continuing medical High Dependency Care

18

Transfer back to Neonatal Intensive Care Unit for continuing medical Special Care

19

Social Care

20

Transitional Care

Default Codes

Code Description

99

Category of care required on admission to Neonatal Intensive Care Unit unknown

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Plural PRIMARY CATEGORIES OF CARE REQUIRED ON ADMISSION TO NEONATAL CRITICAL CARE