FIRST REGULAR DAY OR NIGHT ADMISSION

The first admission in a series of regular day/night admissions for a course of treatment.

Description

The first admission in a series of regular day/night admissions for a course of treatment.

If a PATIENT changes from a regular day to a regular night admission, the next admission after the change is not a first admission in a series unless a new course of treatment is started.

If a series of regular day or night admissions is interrupted by an ordinary admission then the next admission in the series is not a first admission unless a new course of treatment is started.

National Codes

Code Description
0 First in a series
1 Subsequent to first in a series

Also Known As

This attribute is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Plural FIRST REGULAR DAY OR NIGHT ADMISSIONS