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Establishment—number of patient days

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term269516
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/03/2005
National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
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The number of days for all patients who were admitted for an episode of care and who separated during a specified reference period.

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Admitted patient care

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Object class:Establishment
Definition:Help on this termInstitutions, organisations or the community from which health services are provided. The term establishment covers conventional health establishments and also organisations which may provide services in the community.
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Source and reference attributes

Origin:Help on this termNational Health Data Committee

Property attributes

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Property:Number of patient days
Definition:Help on this termA count of days of patient 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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Establishment—number of patient days, total N[N(7)] Health, Standard 01/03/2005
National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016

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