Mental health inpatient discharge

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Description Standardising information shared so professionals can provide continuity of care when an adult is discharged from mental health services. Includes information on patient history, medications, as well as current and previous diagnoses
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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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Contact details
  • Referrals
  • Demographics
  • Key care information
  • Prescribing
  • Patient communication
  • Information governance
  • Tests and diagnostics
Care setting
  • Community health
  • Hospital
  • Mental health
  • GP / Primary care
  • Social care
Related standards This standard relates to the group of standards by the PRSB known as the transfers of care standards
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: * Royal College of Nursing * Royal College of Psychiatrists * Association of Directors of Adult Social Services * Royal College of General Practitioners * Royal College of Occupational Therapists * Royal Pharmaceutical Society * British Psychological Society * RCoA * Institute of Health Records and Information Management * TechUK