Episode of admitted patient care—number of days of hospital-in-the-home care

Metadata item type:Data Element Concept
METeOR identifier:269742
Registration status:Health, Standard 01/03/2005
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 10/01/2018
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018
Definition:The number of hospital-in-the-home days occurring within an episode of care for an admitted patient.
Context:Admitted patient care.

Object Class attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Object class:Episode of admitted patient care
Definition:The period of admitted patient care between a formal or statistical admission and a formal or statistical separation, characterised by only one care type.
Context:Admitted patient care.
Specialisation of:Service episode

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:This 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:Health Data Standards Committee.

Property attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Property:Number of days of hospital-in-the-home care
Definition:A count of the days of hospital-in-the-home care received.
Property group:Service provision event

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element concept attributes

Relational attributes

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:

Episode of admitted patient care—number of days of hospital-in-the-home care, total {N[NN]} Health, Superseded 25/01/2018
Tasmanian Health, Draft 23/07/2012
Commonwealth Department of Health, Candidate 16/07/2015

Episode of admitted patient care—number of days of hospital-in-the-home care, total {N[NN]} Health, Standard 25/01/2018
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 10/01/2018
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018