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Establishment—teaching status (university affiliation)

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term269610
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/03/2005
Definition:Help on this termAn indicator (yes / no) to identify the non-direct patient care activity of teaching for a particular establishment. This is where teaching (associated with a university) is a major program activity of the establishment. It is primarily intended to relate to teaching hospitals affiliated with universities providing undergraduate medical education as advised by the relevant state health authority.
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The non-direct care activity of teaching can involve the consumption of considerable resources. In comparisons of cost in relation to establishment output, it is important to be aware of particular establishments which are devoting substantial resources to activities not relating to output as measured in terms of either in-patient bed days or outpatient occasions of service. Teaching can be one of the variables in any regression analysis undertaken.

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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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Origin:Help on this termNational Health Data Committee

Property attributes

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Property:Teaching status
Definition:Help on this termAn indicator of engagement in the implementation of an educational program.
Property group:Help on this termOrganisational characteristics

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

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Establishment—teaching status (university affiliation), code N Health, Superseded 03/11/2016

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