CRITICAL CARE PERIOD

A subtype of ACTIVITY GROUP.

A period of time within a Hospital Provider Spell during which a PATIENT receives critical care.

For PATIENTS treated in 'neonatal facilities', that is, in WARDS with a CRITICAL CARE UNIT FUNCTION of 13, 14 or 15, critical care PATIENTS include:

For PATIENTS treated in 'adult facilities' or 'other facilities', that is, WARDS with a CRITICAL CARE UNIT FUNCTION of 01 - 03, 05 - 12, 90 or 91, the following conditions apply:

Commissioning Data Set Transmission

 

This class is also known by these names:
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pluralCRITICAL CARE PERIODS