Code System: HSLOC

For background on how NHSN uses HSLOC, see Chapter 15: CDC Location Labels and Location Descriptions [PDF – 1 MB] of the Patient Safety Component Manual.

This is a work in progress to provide a computable file that is a companion to the table in Chapter 15.


OID: 2.16.840.1.113883.6.259
Name: NHSN Healthcare Facility Patient Care Location (HSLOC)
Definition: A classification of patient care locations within healthcare facilities for public health purposes.
Version: 2022