LODGED PATIENT

A PATIENT temporarily accommodated in an Accident and Emergency Department or elsewhere for whom a DECISION TO ADMIT has been made; but who remains waiting in the nursing care of the Accident and Emergency Department for longer than is appropriate for his/her condition before moving to a WARD.

This occurs in cases where:

 

This class is also known by these names:
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pluralLODGED PATIENTS

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