DISCHARGE METHOD

The method of discharge from a Hospital Provider Spell.

National Codes:

1PATIENT discharged on clinical advice or with clinical consent
2PATIENT discharged him/herself or was discharged by a relative or advocate
3PATIENT discharged by mental health review tribunal, Home Secretary or Court
4PATIENT died
5Stillbirth

DISCHARGE METHOD will be replaced with METHOD OF DISCHARGE, which is the most recent approved national information standard to describe the required definition.

 

This attribute is also known by these names:
ContextAlias
pluralDISCHARGE METHODS

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