Care options

Care option Description Code Unit
Assessment and treatment A multidisciplinary assessment is undertaken to create an individual treatment plan, which is reviewed regularly throughout the stay. Psychiatric reviews, nursing supervision, routine physical health monitoring and access to ward-based educational, recreational and therapeutic groups are provided for all patients.

Close links are maintained with referring teams to ensure a smooth transition from inpatient care to the community. Discharge planning is undertaken using the care programme approach.
Care option Description Code Unit
Day treatment Day treatment is used as a transition stage from inpatient to outpatient care, but may also be used as an alternative to admission. Day patients are offered an individual package of care, drawing on the regular daytime group and educational activities of the ward, as well as individual therapeutic input as needed. Per day