Emergency Care Episode

An Emergency Care Episode is an ACTIVITY GROUP.

An Emergency Care Episode involves visits to an Emergency Care Department by one PATIENT for a particular incident. The PATIENT may receive treatment from the emergency care service and from other MAIN SPECIALTIES during the Emergency Care Episode.

Each Emergency Care Episode takes place at a single Emergency Care Department and consists of one or more Emergency Care Attendances.

The Emergency Care Episode may result in a DECISION TO ADMIT.


This supporting information is also known by these names:
pluralEmergency Care Episodes