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Episode of admitted patient care (antenatal)—length of stay (including leave days), total N[NN]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termLength of stay (antenatal)
METeOR identifier:Help on this term269984
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 04/07/2007
Definition:Help on this term

The antenatal length of stay of a patient, including leave days, measured in days.

Context:Help on this termPerinatal
Data Element Concept:Episode of admitted patient care—length of stay (including leave days)

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termTotal
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN[NN]
Maximum character length:Help on this term3
Unit of measure:Help on this termDay

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

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Formula:

antenatal LOS = baby's Date of birth - mother's Admission date

Antenatal length of stay refers only to the admission associated with the birth.

The calculation is inclusive of the day of admission of the mother and the day of birth of the baby and includes any leave days.

Total contracted days are included in the length of stay.

Source and reference attributes

Origin:Help on this term

National Health Data Committee

Relational attributes

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Is formed using Episode of admitted patient care—admission date, DDMMYYYY Health, Standard 01/03/2005, Tasmanian Health, Final 30/06/2014, National Health Performance Authority, Standard 07/11/2013

Has been superseded by Episode of admitted patient care—length of stay (including leave days) (antenatal), total N[NN] Health, Standard 04/07/2007

Supersedes Length of stay (antenatal), version 1, Derived DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (13.8 KB)

Is formed using Person—date of birth, DDMMYYYY Community Services, Standard 25/08/2005, Housing assistance, Standard 20/06/2005, Health, Standard 04/05/2005, Early Childhood, Standard 21/05/2010, Homelessness, Standard 23/08/2010, Tasmanian Health, Final 30/06/2014, WA Health, Draft 23/08/2012, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 01/11/2012, Indigenous, Final 15/08/2013, National Health Performance Authority, Standard 07/11/2013

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