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Episode of admitted patient care—admission date

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term269411
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/03/2005
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 02/09/2016
National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018
Definition:Help on this termDate on which an admitted patient commences an episode of care.
Context:Help on this termRequired to identify the period in which the admitted patient episode and hospital stay occurred and for derivation of length of stay.

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Identifying and definitional attributes

Object class:Episode of admitted patient care
Definition:Help on this termThe period of admitted patient care between a formal or statistical admission and a formal or statistical separation, characterised by only one care type.
Context:Help on this termAdmitted patient care.
Specialisation of:Help on this termService episode

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Guide for use:Help on this termThis treatment and/or care provided to a patient during an episode of care can occur in hospital and/or in the person's home (for hospital-in-the-home patients).

Source and reference attributes

Origin:Help on this termHealth Data Standards Committee.

Property attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Property:Admission date
Definition:Help on this termThe date on which an episode of admitted patient care commences.
Property group:Help on this termEntry into service event

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

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Episode of admitted patient care—admission date, DDMMYYYY Health, Superseded 06/09/2018
Tasmanian Health, Archived 17/06/2020
Commonwealth Department of Health, Candidate 16/07/2015
National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

Episode of admitted patient care—admission date, DDMMYYYY Health, Standard 06/09/2018
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 17/06/2020

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