DISCHARGE DESTINATION

The destination of a PATIENT on completion of a Hospital Provider Spell, or a note that the PATIENT died or was a stillbirth.

National Codes

Code Description
19

Usual place of residence unless listed below, for example, a private dwelling whether owner occupied or owned by Local Authority, housing association or other landlord. This includes wardened accommodation but not residential accommodation where health care is provided. It also includes PATIENTS with no fixed abode.

29

Temporary place of residence when usually resident elsewhere (includes hotel, residential Educational Establishment)

30

Repatriation from high security psychiatric accommodation in an NHS Hospital Provider (NHS Trust  or NHS Foundation Trust)

37 Court
38 Penal establishment or police station
48 High Security Psychiatric Hospital, Scotland
49

NHS other Hospital Provider - high security psychiatric accommodation

50

NHS other Hospital Provider - medium secure unit

51

NHS other Hospital Provider - WARD for general PATIENTS or the younger physically disabled

52

NHS other Hospital Provider - WARD for maternity PATIENTS or Neonates  

53

NHS other Hospital Provider - WARD for PATIENTS who are mentally ill or have Learning Disabilities

54

NHS run Care Home  

65 Local Authority

residential accommodation i.e. where care is provided

66 Local Authority

foster care

79

Not applicable - PATIENT died or stillbirth

84 Non-NHS run hospital - medium secure unit
85

Non-NHS (other than Local Authority) run Care Home  

87 Non-NHS run hospital
88

Non-NHS (other than Local Authority) run Hospice

Also Known As

This attribute is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Plural DISCHARGE DESTINATIONS

Where Used

Type Link How used
Class ACTIVITY GROUP has an attribute DISCHARGE DESTINATION of type DISCHARGE DESTINATION
Data Element DISCHARGE DESTINATION CODE (MOTHER POST DELIVERY HOSPITAL PROVIDER SPELL) is the data element of DISCHARGE DESTINATION
Data Element PLANNED DISCHARGE DESTINATION CODE (HOSPITAL PROVIDER SPELL) is the data element of DISCHARGE DESTINATION
Data Element DISCHARGE DESTINATION CODE (HOSPITAL PROVIDER SPELL) is the data element of DISCHARGE DESTINATION
Data Element DISCHARGE DESTINATION CODE (HOSPITAL PROVIDER SPELL) references in description DISCHARGE DESTINATION
Data Element DISCHARGE DESTINATION CODE (MOTHER POST DELIVERY HOSPITAL PROVIDER SPELL) references in description DISCHARGE DESTINATION
Attribute DISCHARGE PLAN AGREED BY references in description DISCHARGE DESTINATION
Data Element DISCHARGE PLAN AGREED BY references in description DISCHARGE DESTINATION
Supporting Information Organisation Mergers references in description DISCHARGE DESTINATION
Data Element PLANNED DISCHARGE DESTINATION CODE (HOSPITAL PROVIDER SPELL) references in description DISCHARGE DESTINATION