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Episode of admitted patient care—length of stay (including leave days)

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term269423
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/03/2005
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The length of stay of a patient measured in days.

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Object class:Episode of admitted patient care
METeOR identifier:Help on this term268956
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/03/2005
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 02/09/2016
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 31/10/2012
Commonwealth Department of Health, Candidate 15/08/2016
National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018
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

Collection and usage attributes

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:Length of stay
METeOR identifier:Help on this term269031
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/03/2005
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 05/09/2016
Indigenous, Endorsed 16/09/2014
National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
Definition:Help on this termThe duration of an episode of care or service event that includes the provision of accommodation and/or residential care.
Property group:Help on this termPerformance indicators

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

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Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:Help on this term

Episode of admitted patient care (antenatal)—length of stay (including leave days), total N[NN] Health, Superseded 04/07/2007

Episode of admitted patient care (postnatal)—length of stay (including leave days), total N[NN] Health, Superseded 04/07/2007

Episode of admitted patient care—length of stay (including leave days) (antenatal), total N[NN] Health, Standard 04/07/2007

Episode of admitted patient care—length of stay (including leave days) (postnatal), total N[NN] Health, Standard 04/07/2007

Episode of admitted patient care—length of stay (including leave days), total N[NN] Health, Standard 04/07/2007

Episode of admitted patient care—length of stay (including leave days), total N[NN] Health, Superseded 04/07/2007

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