RAPID (Hospital Stay Level Data)

The Rapid Preliminary Inpatient Data (RAPID) dataset contains the underlying admissions data which is used by System Watch. It enables access to the hospital admissions data submitted in its unprocessed state e.g. it does not contain predictions.

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Contact Point phs.edris@phs.scot
Dataset Privacy Tags Maximally Restricted
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Landing Page https://web.www.healthdatagateway.org/dataset/90db47a7-d082-4778-884c-78f9b6c7e57f
Tags inpatient,hospital admissions,RAPID,National Core Study,COVID-19,NCS
Publisher Public Health Scotland
Geographic Coverage {https://www.geonames.org/2638360/scotland.html}
Start of time period covered by this dataset 2015-01-05
End of time period covered by this dataset
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Access Rights https://researchdata.scot/researcher-support-consultancy-services
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Documentation The data collection known as 'System Watch' was developed in 2001 to meet the requirements of the System Watch product, which monitors and predicts emergency admissions and bed occupancy in mainland NHS Boards. The data collection is now known as 'RAPID'. The data collected are management information and have very limited validation.
Frequency WEEKLY
Language {en}
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