CRITICAL CARE LEVEL 3 DAYS

CRITICAL CARE LEVEL 3 DAYS is derived from the difference between the ACTIVITY PROPERTY EFFECTIVE DATE and the ACTIVITY PROPERTY END DATE for all ACTIVITY PROPERTIES where the CRITICAL CARE LEVEL is National Code 03 'Level 3' within the CRITICAL CARE PERIOD.

Format / Length

n3

Description

CRITICAL CARE LEVEL 3 DAYS  is the total number of days a PATIENT received level 3 care during a CRITICAL CARE PERIOD. From 000 to 997 days can be recorded; if 998 or more days have occurred the default code should be used.

CRITICAL CARE LEVEL 3 DAYS  is derived from the difference between the ACTIVITY PROPERTY EFFECTIVE DATE and the ACTIVITY PROPERTY END DATE for all ACTIVITY PROPERTIES where the CRITICAL CARE LEVEL is National Code 03 'Level 3' within the CRITICAL CARE PERIOD.

CRITICAL CARE LEVEL 3 DAYS  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.

Default Codes

Code Description

998

998 or more level 3 days

999

level 3 days occurred but day count not known

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Plural CRITICAL CARE LEVEL 3 DAYS

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 LEVEL 3 DAYS
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 180 - Admitted Patient Care - Unfinished Birth Episode CDS references in description CRITICAL CARE LEVEL 3 DAYS
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 130 - Admitted Patient Care - Finished General Episode CDS references in description CRITICAL CARE LEVEL 3 DAYS
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 190 - Admitted Patient Care - Unfinished General Episode CDS references in description CRITICAL CARE LEVEL 3 DAYS
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 140 - Admitted Patient Care - Finished Delivery Episode CDS references in description CRITICAL CARE LEVEL 3 DAYS
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 120 - Admitted Patient Care - Finished Birth Episode CDS references in description CRITICAL CARE LEVEL 3 DAYS
Data Set Critical Care Minimum Data Set references in description CRITICAL CARE LEVEL 3 DAYS
Data Element CRITICAL CARE LEVEL 3 DAYS references in description CRITICAL CARE LEVEL 3 DAYS
XML Schema Constraint Commissioning Data Set Version 6-2 XML Schema Constraints references in description CRITICAL CARE LEVEL 3 DAYS