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Hospital referral for assessment for community care and support

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Description The Hospital referral for assessment for community care and support is the information required when a person is referred for ongoing community assessment after a hospital stay. This standard is part of a suite of social care standards by the PRSB
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Has the standard been published? Yes
Nationally Mandated No
Status of standard Active
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Standard type Record standards
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  • Referrals
  • Demographics
  • Key care information
  • Prescribing
  • Patient communication
  • Information governance
  • Tests and diagnostics
Care setting
  • Community health
  • Hospital
  • GP / Primary care
  • Social care
Related standards * Assessment, Discharge and Withdrawal Notices Information Standard (ADW) * Discharge to Assess (D2A) * Local health and care record (LHCR) * Care Act 2014 * Core information standard * Urgent transfer from care home to hospital
Dependencies This standard needs to be reviewed and implemented alongside [SNOMED CT](, FHIR and electronic systems both ends.
Endorsements This standard has been endorsed by the following organisations: * British Association for Music Therapy * British Dietetic Association * British Geriatrics Society * British Psychological Society * Care Provider Alliance * Care Software Providers Association (CASPA) * Chartered Society of Physiotherapy * Compassion in Dying * Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland * Institute of Health Records and Information Management * Local Government Association * Royal College of Emergency Medicine * Royal College of General Practitioners * Royal College of Nursing * Royal College of Occupational Therapists * Royal College of Physicians * Royal Pharmaceutical Society