Term: Service Transfer Code
Last Updated: 2013-10-04
A numeric field identifying additional hospital service(s) that the patient received while in a different patient service in the admitting hospital or services received upon transfer to a different institution (Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI), 2010).
Canadian Institute for Health Information.
Discharge Abstract Database Abstracting Manual, 2010-2011 Edition.
Canadian Institute for Health Information,
Term used in
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Who is in our Hospitals.and why?
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