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Episode of admitted patient care—separation mode

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term269562
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/03/2005
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 05/09/2016
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018
Definition:Help on this termStatus at separation of person (discharge/transfer/death) and place to which person is released (where applicable).
Context:Help on this termRequired for outcome analyses, for analyses of intersectoral patient flows and to assist in the continuity of care and classification of episodes into diagnosis related groups.

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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

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:Separation mode
Definition:Help on this termThe method by which separation is achieved.
Property group:Help on this termExit/leave from service event

Source and reference attributes

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

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Episode of admitted patient care—separation mode, code N Health, Standard 01/03/2005
Commonwealth Department of Health, Candidate 16/07/2015
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

Episode of admitted patient care—separation mode, code NN Health, Candidate 12/11/2019

Episode of admitted patient care—separation mode, Tasmanian code X[XX] Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 05/09/2016

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