CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE DATE

Format / Length

an10 CCYY-MM-DD

Description

CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE DATE is the same as attribute ACTIVITY DATE where the ACTIVITY DATE TYPE is National Code  'End Date' for the CRITICAL CARE PERIOD.

CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE DATE  may be the:

  • date the PATIENT is discharged from the critical care unit

  • date the PATIENT died or

  • date of declaration of brainstem death.

CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE DATE  is used by the Secondary Uses Service  to derive the Healthcare Resource Group   4. Failure to correctly populate this data element is likely to result in an incorrect Healthcare Resource Group, usually associated with lower levels of healthcare resource.

For further information, please refer to the NHS Digital  website at: Payment by Results Guidance.

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Plural CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE DATES

Where Used

Type Link How used
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 200 - Admitted Patient Care - Unfinished Delivery Episode CDS references in description CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE DATE
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 180 - Admitted Patient Care - Unfinished Birth Episode CDS references in description CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE DATE
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 130 - Admitted Patient Care - Finished General Episode CDS references in description CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE DATE
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 190 - Admitted Patient Care - Unfinished General Episode CDS references in description CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE DATE
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 140 - Admitted Patient Care - Finished Delivery Episode CDS references in description CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE DATE
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 120 - Admitted Patient Care - Finished Birth Episode CDS references in description CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE DATE
Data Set Paediatric Critical Care Minimum Data Set references in description CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE DATE
Data Set Neonatal Critical Care Minimum Data Set references in description CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE DATE
Data Set Critical Care Minimum Data Set references in description CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE DATE
Data Element CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE DATE references in description CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE DATE
Class CRITICAL CARE PERIOD references in description CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE DATE