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Admitted patient hospital stay

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termObject Class
METeOR identifier:Help on this term268995
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/03/2005
Tasmanian Health, Draft 23/07/2012
Definition:Help on this termThe period of treatment and/or care and/or accommodation provided between a formal hospital admission and separation.
Specialisation of:Help on this termService episode

Collection and usage attributes

Comments:Help on this termAn admitted patient hospital stay is composed of one or more episodes of care, each of which is defined by a single care type (for example acute care, palliative care or rehabilitation care).

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralia Institute of Health and Welfare

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Data Element Concepts implementing this Object Class:Help on this term

Admitted patient hospital stay—number of patient days (of contracted care) Health, Standard 01/03/2005

Admitted patient hospital stay—operating theatre time Health, Standard 01/03/2005
Tasmanian Health, Draft 23/07/2012

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