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ED DISCHARGE DISPOSITION
05-Apr-2007
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Emergency Department Information

Definition

     The disposition of the patient at the time of discharge from the ED.

 

Additional Information

  • Based upon UB-04 disposition coding.
  • If reported as “Died” complete variable “ED Death.”
  • If the patient is directly admitted to the hospital, code as N/A.
  • If ED Discharge Disposition is 4, 5, 6, 9, 10,11, then Hospital Discharge Date, Time, and Disposition should be NA.

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