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Emergency department stay—type of visit to emergency department

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term472904
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 22/12/2011
Tasmanian Health, Final 02/07/2014
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 31/10/2012
National Health Performance Authority, Standard 28/05/2014
Definition:Help on this termThe reason the patient presents to an emergency department.
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Hospital non-admitted patient care

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Object class:Emergency department stay
METeOR identifier:Help on this term472757
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 22/12/2011
Tasmanian Health, Final 02/07/2014
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 31/10/2012
National Health Performance Authority, Standard 28/05/2014
Definition:Help on this termThe period between when a patient presents at an emergency department and when that person is recorded as having physically departed the emergency department.
Context:Help on this termEmergency department care.
Specialisation of:Help on this termService/care event

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Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Government Department of Health and Ageing

Property attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Property:Type of visit to emergency department
METeOR identifier:Help on this term269300
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/03/2005
Tasmanian Health, Final 02/07/2014
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 31/10/2012
National Health Performance Authority, Standard 28/05/2014
Definition:Help on this termAn indicator of the reason for arrival at an emergency department.
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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Supersedes Non-admitted patient emergency department service episode—type of visit to emergency department Health, Superseded 22/12/2011

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:Help on this term

Emergency department stay—type of visit to emergency department, code N Health, Superseded 21/11/2013
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 31/10/2012
National Health Performance Authority, Standard 28/05/2014

Emergency department stay—type of visit to emergency department, code N Health, Superseded 30/01/2012

Emergency department stay—type of visit to emergency department, code N Health, Superseded 11/04/2014

Emergency department stay—type of visit to emergency department, code N Health, Standard 11/04/2014

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