CRITICAL CARE UNIT FUNCTION

The principal type of Critical Care clinical service provided within the WARD to which a PATIENT was admitted during a CRITICAL CARE PERIOD.

Further detail on CRITICAL CARE UNIT FUNCTIONS is described on CRITICAL CARE PERIOD.

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National Codes:

01Non-specific, general adult critical care PATIENTS  predominate
02Surgical adult PATIENTS (unspecified specialty)
03Medical adult PATIENTS (unspecified specialty)
05Neurosciences adult PATIENTS predominate
06Cardiac surgical adult PATIENTS predominate
07Thoracic surgical adult PATIENTS predominate
08Burns and plastic surgery adult PATIENTS predominate
09Spinal adult PATIENTS predominate
10Renal adult PATIENTS predominate
11Liver adult PATIENTS predominate
12Obstetric and gynaecology adult critical care PATIENTS predominate
90Adult: Non standard LOCATION using a WARD area
04Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (Paediatric critical care PATIENTS predominate)
16WARD for children and young people
17High Dependency Unit for children and young people
18Renal Unit for children and young people
19Burns Unit for children and young people
92Non standard LOCATION using the operating department for children and young people
13Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (Neonatal critical care PATIENTS predominate)
14Facility for Babies (Neonates) on a Neonatal Transitional Care WARD
15Facility for Babies (Neonates) on a Maternity WARD
91Other settings: non standard LOCATION using the operating department
 

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pluralCRITICAL CARE UNIT FUNCTIONS

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