The intention of the responsible clinician at the time of the patient's admission to hospital or at the time the patient is placed on an elective surgery waiting list, to discharge the patient either on the day of admission or a subsequent date, as represented by a code.
RepresentationThis representation is based on the value domain for this data element, more information is available at " Intended length of care code N ".
|Maximum character length||1|
|Value||Meaning||Start Date||End Date|
|Permissible Values||2||Intended overnight|
National Health Data Committee
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|As a numerator in an Indicator||0|
|As a denominator in an Indicator||0|
|As a disaggregation in an Indicator||0|