CRITICAL CARE UNIT FUNCTION

The National Codes for non standard locations may be recorded where the delivery of care is CRITICAL CARE LEVEL National Code 02 'Level 2' or 03 'level 3' and the duration of care is greater than four hours.

Format / Length

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Description

CRITICAL CARE UNIT FUNCTION  is the same as attribute CRITICAL CARE UNIT FUNCTION.

The National Codes for non standard locations may be recorded where the delivery of care is CRITICAL CARE LEVEL National Code 02 'Level 2' or 03 'level 3' and the duration of care is greater than four hours.

CRITICAL CARE UNIT FUNCTION  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.

Permitted Codes

Code Description

01

Non-specific, general adult critical care PATIENTS   predominate

02

Surgical adult PATIENTS  (unspecified specialty)

03

Medical adult PATIENTS  (unspecified specialty)

05

Neurosciences adult PATIENTS  predominate

06

Cardiac surgical adult PATIENTS  predominate

07

Thoracic surgical adult PATIENTS predominate

08

Burns and plastic surgery adult PATIENTS predominate

09

Spinal adult PATIENTS predominate

10

Renal adult PATIENTS predominate

11

Liver adult PATIENTS predominate

12

Obstetric and gynaecology critical care PATIENTS predominate

90

Non standard LOCATION using a WARD area

04

Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (Paediatric critical care PATIENTS predominate)

16

WARD

for children and young people

17

High Dependency Unit for children and young people

18

Renal Unit for children and young people

19

Burns Unit for children and young people

92

Non standard LOCATION using the operating department for children and young people

13

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (Neonatal critical care PATIENTS predominate)

14

Facility for Babies on a Neonatal Transitional Care WARD

15

Facility for Babies on a Maternity WARD

91

Non standard LOCATION using the operating department

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Plural CRITICAL CARE UNIT FUNCTIONS

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 UNIT FUNCTION
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 180 - Admitted Patient Care - Unfinished Birth Episode CDS references in description CRITICAL CARE UNIT FUNCTION
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 130 - Admitted Patient Care - Finished General Episode CDS references in description CRITICAL CARE UNIT FUNCTION
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 190 - Admitted Patient Care - Unfinished General Episode CDS references in description CRITICAL CARE UNIT FUNCTION
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 140 - Admitted Patient Care - Finished Delivery Episode CDS references in description CRITICAL CARE UNIT FUNCTION
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 120 - Admitted Patient Care - Finished Birth Episode CDS references in description CRITICAL CARE UNIT FUNCTION
Data Set Paediatric Critical Care Minimum Data Set references in description CRITICAL CARE UNIT FUNCTION
Data Set Neonatal Critical Care Minimum Data Set references in description CRITICAL CARE UNIT FUNCTION
Data Set Critical Care Minimum Data Set references in description CRITICAL CARE UNIT FUNCTION
Data Set Patient Level Information Costing System Acute Data Set - Specialist Ward Care references in description CRITICAL CARE UNIT FUNCTION
Class CRITICAL CARE PERIOD references in description CRITICAL CARE UNIT FUNCTION
Data Element CRITICAL CARE UNIT FUNCTION references in description CRITICAL CARE UNIT FUNCTION