Accident and Emergency Time Seen for Treatment

An Accident and Emergency Time Seen For Treatment is the time, recorded using the 24 hour clock, that the PATIENT is seen by a clinical decision maker (someone who can define the management plan and discharge the PATIENT) to diagnose the problem and arrange or start definite treatment as necessary.

Description

An Accident and Emergency Time Seen For Treatment  is an ACTIVITY DATE TIME.

An Accident and Emergency Time Seen For Treatment  is the time, recorded using the 24 hour clock, that the PATIENT is seen by a clinical decision maker (someone who can define the management plan and discharge the PATIENT) to diagnose the problem and arrange or start definite treatment as necessary.

For guidance on the use of this data item in the Accident and Emergency Clinical Quality Indicators, further information is available on the Department of Health and Social Care  National Archives at:  A&E clinical quality indicators: Implementation guidance and data definitions.

Also Known As

This NHS business definition is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Formerly A and E Time Seen For Treatment
Plural Accident and Emergency Time Seen For Treatments

Where Used

Type Link How used
Data Element A and E TIME SEEN FOR TREATMENT references in description Accident and Emergency Time Seen for Treatment
Attribute ACTIVITY TIME TYPE references in description Accident and Emergency Time Seen for Treatment
NHS Business Definition Accident and Emergency Time Seen for Treatment references in description Accident and Emergency Time Seen for Treatment
NHS Business Definition Emergency Care Time Seen for Treatment references in description Accident and Emergency Time Seen for Treatment