Person—accommodation type (prior to admission), code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Type of usual accommodation
METeOR identifier:270079
Registration status:Health, Superseded 05/10/2016
Definition:

The type of physical accommodation the person lived in prior to admission.

Context:

Admitted patient mental health care:

Permits analysis of the prior residential accommodation type of people admitted to residential aged care services or other institutional care.

Data Element Concept:Person—accommodation type

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1House or flat
2Independent unit as part of retirement village or similar
3Hostel or hostel type accommodation
4Psychiatric hospital
5Acute hospital
6Other accommodation
7No usual residence

Collection and usage attributes

Collection methods:The above classifications have been based on Question 16 of Form NH5.
The Australian Government Department of Health and Aged Care has introduced a new Aged Care Application and Approval form which replaces the NH5.

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Collection methods:

This metadata item is not available for New South Wales State nursing homes. As this item includes only details of physical accommodation before admission it was decided to have details of the relational basis of accommodation before admission collected as a separate metadata item (see metadata item Admission mode).

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

National minimum data set working parties

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Has been superseded by Person—accommodation type (prior to admission), code N Health, Standard 05/10/2016, ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

Supersedes Type of usual accommodation, version 1, DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (15.1 KB)

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:
All attributes +

Admitted patient care NMDS 2016-17 Health, Superseded 05/10/2016

DSS specific attributes +

Admitted patient mental health care NMDS Health, Superseded 23/10/2006

DSS specific attributes +

Admitted patient mental health care NMDS Health, Superseded 07/12/2005

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Admitted patient mental health care NMDS 2007-08 Health, Superseded 05/02/2008

DSS specific attributes +

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

DSS specific attributes +

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

DSS specific attributes +

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

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Admitted patient mental health care NMDS 2011-12 Health, Superseded 07/12/2011

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

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

DSS specific attributes +

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

DSS specific attributes +

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

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