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  • The event of placing an individual (patient) under treatment or observation in a hospital or other health care facility.
  • A patient is admitted when he/she is provided with room, bed, board and continuous nursing care in an area where patients usually stay overnight.
  • Day of admission is the day on which a person is admitted to a hospital, occupies a bed and given a hospital number.

Admissions (statistic)

  • The total number (count) of patients admitted as inpatients during a 12-month period.
  • Patients admitted more than once during the year are counted separately for each episode.
  • Newborns are not included in this measure.


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January 25th, 2012 at 3:37 pm