Term: Neonatal Hospital Readmission
Last Updated: 2012-11-05
A hospital readmission of a newborn that occurs more than one day after the discharge from the birth hospital stay and within 28 days of birth.
For a list of reasons and the corresponding ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CA codes used to define these reasons, please see Neonatal Hospital Readmission - Reasons in Appendix Table A.4 of Heman et al. (2012).
- Boarder Baby
- International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision, with Canadian Enhancements (ICD-10-CA)
- International Classification of Diseases, 9th Revision, with Clinical Modifications (ICD-9-CM)
- Newborn Readmission
- Readmission / Hospital Readmission
- Heaman M, Kingston D, Helewa M, Brownell M, Derksen S, Bogdanovic B, McGowan K, Bailly A. Perinatal Services and Outcomes in Manitoba. Winnipeg, MB: Manitoba Centre for Health Policy, 2012. [Report] [Summary] [Updates and Errata] (View)
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