EMERGENCY CARE ACUITY (SNOMED CT)

Format/Length:See SNOMED CT CODE
National Codes: 
Default Codes: 

Notes: 
EMERGENCY CARE ACUITY (SNOMED CT) is the same as attribute CLINICAL TERMINOLOGY CODE.

EMERGENCY CARE ACUITY (SNOMED CT) is the SNOMED CT® concept ID which is used to indicate the acuity of the PATIENT's condition on the Emergency Care Initial Assessment Date and Emergency Care Initial Assessment Time.

The EMERGENCY CARE ACUITY (SNOMED CT) may be determined by a formal triage process, or by the physical allocation of the PATIENT to a specific clinical area such as Resuscitation.

SNOMED CT Refset Metadata:

For further details relating to the SNOMED CT Refset Metadata, see the Data Dictionary for Care (DD4C) website at: Emergency care acuity.

 

This data element is also known by these names:
ContextAlias
snomedctrefsetnameEmergency care acuity simple reference set (foundation metadata concept)
pluralEMERGENCY CARE ACUITIES (SNOMED CT)
snomedctrefsetid999003061000000107

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