Impairment type code (AROC 2007)
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Classification Scheme|
|Definition:||The Australasian Rehabilitation Outcomes Centre (AROC) code set describing the primary type of patient impairment in a rehabilitation episode|
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
The AROC impairment code set classifies the primary reason for a patient undergoing a rehabilitation episode of care.
The code set contains the following high level impairment types:
Underneath each high level impairment type are a subset of codes providing more specific detail on the type of impairment. For example:
Source and reference attributes
|Submitting organisation:||Independent Hospital Pricing Authority|
Australasian Rehabilitation Outcomes Centre (AROC)
|Reference documents:||AROC Impairment Codes Guidelines 2007. Australasian Rehabilitation Outcomes Centre (AROC), University of Wollongong, Wollongong. Viewed 21 September 2012 http://ahsri.uow.edu.au/content/groups/public/@web/@chsd/@aroc/documents/doc/uow094497.pdf|
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