- self presented at the Accident and Emergency Department or
The time should be recorded using the 24 hour clock.
For the Accident and Emergency Clinical Quality Indicators, for PATIENTS arriving by Emergency Ambulance, the Arrival Time At Accident and Emergency Department is when handover occurs, or 15 minutes after the Emergency Ambulance arrives at the Accident and Emergency Department, whichever is the sooner.
Further guidance is available on the Department of Health and Social Care National Archives at: A&E clinical quality indicators: Implementation guidance and data definitions.
This supporting information is also known by these names:
|plural||Arrival Times at Accident and Emergency Department|