Arrival Time at Accident and Emergency Department

Description

An Arrival Time At Accident and Emergency Department  is an ACTIVITY DATE TIME.

An Arrival Time At Accident and Emergency Department  is the time the PATIENT:

The time should be recorded using the 24 hour clock.

For the Accident and Emergency Clinical Quality Indicators, for PATIENTS  arriving by Emergency Ambulance, the Arrival Time At Accident and Emergency Department  is when handover occurs, or 15 minutes after the Emergency Ambulance  arrives at the Accident and Emergency Department, whichever is the sooner.

Further guidance 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
Plural Arrival Times at Accident and Emergency Department

Where Used

Type Link How used
Attribute ACTIVITY TIME TYPE references in description Arrival Time at Accident and Emergency Department
Data Element ARRIVAL TIME AT ACCIDENT AND EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT references in description Arrival Time at Accident and Emergency Department
NHS Business Definition Arrival Date at Accident and Emergency Department references in description Arrival Time at Accident and Emergency Department
NHS Business Definition Arrival Time at Accident and Emergency Department references in description Arrival Time at Accident and Emergency Department
NHS Business Definition Emergency Care Arrival Time references in description Arrival Time at Accident and Emergency Department