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Episode of residential care—episode start date

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term269536
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 07/12/2011
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The date on which the resident starts an episode of residential care either because of:

Formal episode of residential care start;

The start of treatment and/or care and accommodation of a resident, or

Statistical episode of residential care start;

The start of a reference period for a resident continuing their treatment and/or care and accommodation from the previous reference period.

Context:Help on this termSpecialised mental health services (Residential mental health care).

Object Class attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Object class:Episode of residential care
Definition:Help on this termThe period of care between the start of residential care (either through the formal start of the residential stay or the start of new reference period) and the end of the residential care (either through the formal end of residential care, commencement of leave intended to be greater than seven days or the end of the reference period i.e. 30 June).
Specialisation of:Help on this termService episode

Collection and usage attributes

Comments:Help on this termFor residents provided with care intended to be on an overnight basis. This may occasionally include episodes of residential care that unexpectedly ended on the same day as they started (for example, the resident died or left against advice) or began at the end of the reference period (i.e. starting care on 30 June).

Property attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Property:Episode start date
Definition:Help on this termThe date on which an episode commenced.
Property group:Help on this termEntry into service event

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Has been superseded by Episode of residential care—episode start date Health, Superseded 07/03/2014

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Episode of residential care—episode start date, DDMMYYYY Health, Superseded 07/12/2011

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