Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||Date of cessation of treatment episode for alcohol and other drugs|
The date on which a treatment episode for alcohol and other drugs ceases.
|Data Element Concept:||Episode of treatment for alcohol and other drugs—treatment cessation date|
Value domain attributes
|Maximum character length:||8|
Data element attributes
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
Refers to the date of the last service contact in a treatment episode between the client and staff of the treatment provider. In situations where the client has had no contact with the treatment provider for three months, nor is there a plan in place for further contact, the date of last service contact should be used. Refer to the glossary item Cessation of treatment episode for alcohol and other drugs to determine when a treatment episode ceases.
The date must be later than or the same as the treatment commencement date for the episode of treatment for alcohol and other drugs.
Required to identify the cessation of a treatment episode by an alcohol and other drug treatment service.
Source and reference attributes
Intergovernmental Committee on Drugs National Minimum Data Set Working Group
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes Date of cessation of treatment episode for alcohol and other drugs, version 2, DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (14.6 KB) No registration status
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