INTENDED CLINICAL CARE INTENSITY CODE (MENTAL HEALTH)

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Notes:
INTENDED CLINICAL CARE INTENSITY CODE (MENTAL HEALTH) is the same as attribute CLINICAL CARE INTENSITY for the Mental Health Services Data Set.

Permitted National Codes:

 For PATIENTS with Mental Illness: 
51For Intensive Care - specially designated ward for PATIENTS needing containment and more intensive management (eg Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)). This is not to be confused with intensive nursing where a PATIENT may require one-to-one nursing while on a standard WARD 
52For Short Stay - PATIENTS intended to stay for less than a year
53For Long Stay - PATIENTS intended to stay for a year or more
 For PATIENTS with Learning Disabilities: 
61Designated or interim secure unit
62PATIENTS intending to stay less than a year
63PATIENTS intending to stay a year or more
 

This data element is also known by these names:
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pluralINTENDED CLINICAL CARE INTENSITY CODES (MENTAL HEALTH)