PET - Plain English Taxonomy

Name: PatientTypeDimension
Label: Patient Type Dimension
TREF ID: DM800
Type: Predefined
Description:
This dimension categorises the reported data according to the type of patient.
Usage:

Dimension Members
Name Label TREF ID Description
NonNursingHome Non Nursing Home DV7652
The information reported is in relation to a patient who is not a nursing home type patient. Nursing home type patients are those who have been provided with accommodation and hospital care as an end in itself for a continuous period exceeding 35 days.
NursingHome Nursing Home DV7651
The information reported is in relation to a patient who is a nursing home type patient. This is a patient who has been provided with accommodation and hospital care as an end in itself for a continuous period exceeding 35 days.