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Admitted patient hospital stay—number of patient days (of contracted care)

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term269738
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/03/2005
Definition:Help on this termNumber of contract patient days (contracted care completion date minus contracted care commencement date) for all periods within the hospital stay.
Context:Help on this termAdmitted patient care.

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Object class:Admitted patient hospital stay
Definition:Help on this termThe period of treatment and/or care and/or accommodation provided between a formal hospital admission and separation.
Specialisation of:Help on this termService episode

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Comments:Help on this termAn admitted patient hospital stay is composed of one or more episodes of care, each of which is defined by a single care type (for example acute care, palliative care or rehabilitation care).

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

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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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Admitted patient hospital stay—number of patient days (of contracted care), total N[NN] Health, Standard 01/03/2005

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