Neonatal Critical Care Unit

A Neonatal Critical Care Unit (NCCU), also known as a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, delivers high-dependency or intensive (level 3) care to the smallest, most premature and most unwell babies.

Also Known As

This Supporting information is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Also known as Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Index name Neonatal Intensive Care Units (NICUs)
Plural Neonatal Critical Care Units
Short name NCCU

Where Used

Type Link How used
Data Element EPISODE NUMBER (NEONATAL CRITICAL CARE SPELL) references in description Neonatal Critical Care Unit
Data Element LOCATION IN HOSPITAL TYPE (BABY ADMITTED FROM) references in description Neonatal Critical Care Unit
Attribute LOCATION IN HOSPITAL TYPE FOR NATIONAL NEONATAL DATA SET references in description Neonatal Critical Care Unit
Data Element NEONATAL CRITICAL CARE ADMISSION INDICATOR references in description Neonatal Critical Care Unit
Attribute NEONATAL CRITICAL CARE ADMISSION INDICATOR references in description Neonatal Critical Care Unit
NHS Business Definition Neonatal Critical Care Spell references in description Neonatal Critical Care Unit
Supporting Information Neonatal Critical Care Unit references in description Neonatal Critical Care Unit
Supporting Information Neonatal Unit references in description Neonatal Critical Care Unit
Data Element PRIMARY CATEGORY OF CARE REQUIRED ON ADMISSION TO NEONATAL CRITICAL CARE references in description Neonatal Critical Care Unit
Attribute PRIMARY CATEGORY OF CARE REQUIRED ON ADMISSION TO NEONATAL CRITICAL CARE references in description Neonatal Critical Care Unit
Data Element RETINOPATHY OF PREMATURITY SCREENING OUTCOME STATUS CODE references in description Neonatal Critical Care Unit
Attribute RETINOPATHY OF PREMATURITY SCREENING OUTCOME STATUS CODE references in description Neonatal Critical Care Unit
Supporting Information Supporting Definitions Menu references in description Neonatal Critical Care Unit
Supporting Information Supporting Definitions Menu references in description Neonatal Critical Care Unit
Data Element TWO YEAR NEONATAL OUTCOMES ASSESSMENT NOT CARRIED OUT REASON references in description Neonatal Critical Care Unit
Attribute TWO YEAR NEONATAL OUTCOMES ASSESSMENT NOT CARRIED OUT REASON references in description Neonatal Critical Care Unit