CARE PROFESSIONAL TIER (EMERGENCY CARE)

The tier of CARE PROFESSIONAL treating the PATIENT during an Emergency Care Attendance.

Format / Length

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Permitted Codes

Code Description

01

Require complete supervision. All PATIENTS  must be signed off by a senior CARE PROFESSIONAL  before admission or discharge

02

Require access to advice or direct supervision, or practice independently but with limited scope

03

More senior/experienced CARE PROFESSIONALS, requiring less direct supervision.  Fewer limitations in scope of practice

04

Senior CARE PROFESSIONALS  able to supervise an Emergency Care Department  alone with remote support.  Possess some extended skills.  Full scope of practice

05

Senior CARE PROFESSIONALS  (CONSULTANTS) with accredited advanced qualifications in Emergency Medicine.  Full set of extended skills.  Full scope of practice

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Plural CARE PROFESSIONAL TIERS (EMERGENCY CARE)