SKIN TO SKIN CONTACT INDICATOR (WITHIN ONE HOUR)

SKIN TO SKIN CONTACT INDICATOR (WITHIN ONE HOUR) is where skin to skin contact was made between mother and baby following Labour and Delivery, within one hour of Delivery of the baby.

Format / Length

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Permitted Codes

Code Description

Y

Yes - skin to skin contact was made between mother and baby following Labour and Delivery

N

No - skin to skin contact was not made between mother and baby following Labour and Delivery

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Formerly SKIN TO SKIN CONTACT WITHIN ONE HOUR
Plural SKIN TO SKIN CONTACT INDICATORS (WITHIN ONE HOUR)