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Episode of admitted patient care—admission mode, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termMode of admission
METeOR identifier:Help on this term269976
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/03/2005
Commonwealth Department of Health, Candidate 16/07/2015
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018
Definition:Help on this termThe mechanism by which a person begins an episode of care, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Episode of admitted patient care—admission mode

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Admitted patient transferred from another hospital
2Statistical admission - episode type change
3Other

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

CODE 2     Statistical admission - episode type change

Use this code where a new episode of care is commenced within the same hospital stay.

CODE 3      Other

Use this code for all planned admissions and unplanned admissions (except transfers into the hospital from another hospital).

Data element attributes

Source and reference attributes

Origin:Help on this termNational Health Data Committee

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

See also Episode of mental health care—episode start mode, code N Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Superseded 28/02/2017

See also Episode of mental health care—episode start mode, code N Health, Superseded 25/01/2018

See also Episode of mental health care—episode start mode, code N Health, Standard 25/01/2018, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Proposed 03/07/2017

Supersedes Mode of admission, version 4, DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (14.1 KB)

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
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Admitted patient care NMDS Health, Superseded 07/12/2005

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Admitted patient care NMDS 2006-07 Health, Superseded 23/10/2006

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Admitted patient care NMDS 2007-08 Health, Superseded 05/02/2008

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Admitted patient care NMDS 2008-09 Health, Superseded 04/02/2009

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Admitted patient care NMDS 2009-10 Health, Superseded 22/12/2009

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Admitted patient care NMDS 2010-11 Health, Superseded 18/01/2011

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Admitted patient care NMDS 2011-12 Health, Superseded 11/04/2012
Commonwealth Department of Health, Candidate 16/07/2015

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Admitted patient care NMDS 2012-13 Health, Superseded 02/05/2013

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Admitted patient care NMDS 2013-14 Health, Superseded 11/04/2014

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Admitted patient care NMDS 2014-15 Health, Superseded 13/11/2014

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Admitted patient care NMDS 2015-16 Health, Superseded 10/11/2015
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Proposed 15/09/2014

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Admitted patient care NMDS 2016-17 Health, Superseded 05/10/2016
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Proposed 09/09/2015

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Admitted patient care NMDS 2017-18 Health, Superseded 25/01/2018

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Admitted patient care NMDS 2018-19 Health, Standard 25/01/2018
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

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Admitted patient care NMDS 2019-20 Health, Standardisation pending 30/11/2018
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Proposed 17/07/2018

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Admitted patient palliative care NMDS Health, Superseded 07/12/2005

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Admitted patient palliative care NMDS 2006-07 Health, Superseded 23/10/2006

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Admitted patient palliative care NMDS 2007-08 Health, Superseded 05/02/2008

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Admitted patient palliative care NMDS 2008-09 Health, Superseded 04/02/2009

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Admitted patient palliative care NMDS 2009-10 Health, Superseded 05/01/2010

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Admitted patient palliative care NMDS 2010-11 Health, Superseded 21/12/2010

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Admitted patient palliative care NMDS 2011-12 Health, Superseded 07/03/2012

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Admitted patient palliative care NMDS 2012-13 Health, Superseded 02/05/2013

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Admitted patient palliative care NMDS 2013-14 Health, Superseded 15/10/2014

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Admitted patient palliative care NMDS 2014-15 Health, Superseded 04/02/2015

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Admitted patient palliative care NMDS 2015-16 Health, Superseded 19/11/2015

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