INTENDED CLINICAL CARE INTENSITY CODE

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Default Codes: 

Notes:
INTENDED CLINICAL CARE INTENSITY CODE is the same as attribute CLINICAL CARE INTENSITY and the values recorded are the National Codes, including additions:

Notes:

Permitted National Codes:

51Mental Illness intensive care: specially designated ward for PATIENTS needing containment and more intensive management. This is not to be confused with intensive nursing where PATIENTS may require one to one nursing while on a standard WARD
52Mental Illness short stay: PATIENTS intended to stay less than a year
53Mental Illness long stay: PATIENTS intended to stay a year or more
 For PATIENTS with Learning Disabilities 
61Learning Disability PATIENTS in a designated or interim secure unit
62Learning Disability PATIENTS intending to stay less than a year
63Learning Disability PATIENTS intending to stay a year or more
41Only for maternity PATIENTS looked after by CONSULTANTS 
43Only for maternity PATIENTS looked after by GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONERS 
42Joint use for maternity PATIENTS looked after by CONSULTANTS and GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONERS 
33Neonates: maternity: associated with the maternity WARD in that cots are in the maternity WARD nursery or in the WARD itself
32Neonates: non-maternity: not associated with the maternity WARD and without designated cots for intensive care
31Neonates: not associated with the maternity WARD and in which there are some designated cots for intensive care
 For the younger physically disabled
21
Younger physically disabled PATIENTS: spinal units, only those units which are nationally recognised
22Younger physically disabled PATIENTS: other units
81Terminally ill/Palliative Care PATIENTS
11General PATIENTS: for intensive therapy, including high dependency care
12General PATIENTS: for normal therapy: where resources permit the admission of PATIENTS who might need all but intensive or high dependency therapy
13General PATIENTS: for limited therapy: where nursing care rather than continuous medical care is provided. Such WARDS can be used only for PATIENTS carefully selected and restricted to a narrow range in terms of the extent and nature of disease
71Home Leave, non-psychiatric
72Home Leave, psychiatric
 

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