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Hospital admission, transfer and discharge protocol: template

Published: 25 Jul 2012

Best practice template providing recommended key points that should be contained in a joint locally agreed Admission, Transfer and Discharge (ATD) protocol for use in NHS facilities in Scotland.

Published:
25 Jul 2012
Hospital admission, transfer and discharge protocol: template

This template provides recommended key points that should be contained in a joint locally agreed Admission, Transfer and Discharge (ATD) protocol for use in NHS facilities in Scotland.  
 
The aim is to offer guidelines on practice to health professionals with the emphasis throughout on multi-disciplinary, inter-agency working and collaboration.