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Injury event—place of occurrence, code (ICD-10-AM 3rd edn) ANN{.N[N]}

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termPlace of occurrence of external cause of injury
METeOR identifier:Help on this term268948
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 28/06/2004
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The place where the external cause of injury, poisoning or adverse effect occurred, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Injury event—place of occurrence

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Classification scheme:International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, Tenth Revision, Australian Modification 3rd edition
Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termANN{.N[N]}
Maximum character length:Help on this term6

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Admitted patient:

Use External Causes of Morbidity and Mortality Place of Occurrence codes from the current edition of ICD-10-AM. Used with all ICD-10-AM external cause codes and assigned according to the Australian Coding Standards.

External cause codes in the range W00 to Y34, except Y06 and Y07 must be accompanied by a place of occurrence code.

External cause codes V01 to Y34 must be accompanied by an activity code.

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Enables categorisation of injury and poisoning according to factors important for injury control. Necessary for defining and monitoring injury control targets, injury costing and identifying cases for in-depth research.

Source and reference attributes

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National Health Data Committee

National Centre for Classification in Health

AIHW National Injury Surveillance Unit

National Data Standards for Injury Surveillance Advisory Group

Relational attributes

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Has been superseded by Injury event—place of occurrence, code (ICD-10-AM 4th edn) ANN{.N[N]} Health, Superseded 07/12/2005

Supersedes Place of occurrence of external cause of injury, version 6, DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (17.1 KB)

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Admitted patient care NMDS Health, Superseded 07/12/2005

DSS specific attributes +

Injury surveillance NMDS Health, Superseded 07/12/2005

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