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Episode of admitted patient care—separation mode, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termMode of separation
METeOR identifier:Help on this term270094
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 termStatus at separation of person (discharge/transfer/death) and place to which person is released, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Episode of admitted patient care—separation 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
1Discharge/transfer to (an)other acute hospital
2Discharge/transfer to a residential aged care service, unless this is the usual place of residence
3Discharge/transfer to (an)other psychiatric hospital
4Discharge/transfer to other health care accommodation (includes mothercraft hospitals)
5Statistical discharge - type change
6Left against medical advice/discharge at own risk
7Statistical discharge from leave
8Died
9Other (includes discharge to usual residence, own accommodation/welfare institution (includes prisons, hostels and group homes providing primarily welfare services))

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

CODE 4     Discharge/transfer to other health care accommodation (includes mothercraft hospitals)

In jurisdictions where mothercraft facilities are considered to be acute hospitals, patients separated to a mothercraft facility should have a mode of separation of Code 1. If the residential aged care service is the patient's place of usual residence then they should have a mode of separation of Code 9.

Data element attributes

Source and reference attributes

Origin:Help on this termNational Health Data Committee

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Is used in the formation of Episode of admitted patient care—diagnosis related group, code (AR-DRG v 6) ANNA Health, Standard 30/06/2013, Tasmanian Health, Draft 23/07/2012, Commonwealth Department of Health, Candidate 16/07/2015

Is used in the formation of Episode of admitted patient care—diagnosis related group, code (AR-DRG v5.1) ANNA Health, Superseded 22/12/2009

See also Episode of admitted patient care—emergency department short stay unit departure destination, code N Health, Standard 04/09/2014

Is used in the formation of Episode of admitted patient care—major diagnostic category, code (AR-DRG v 6) NN Health, Standard 30/06/2013, Tasmanian Health, Archived 07/09/2016, Commonwealth Department of Health, Candidate 16/07/2015

Is used in the formation of Episode of admitted patient care—major diagnostic category, code (AR-DRG v 8.0) NN Tasmanian Health, Archived 12/01/2018

Is used in the formation of Episode of admitted patient care—major diagnostic category, code (AR-DRG v5.1) NN Health, Superseded 22/12/2009

Has been superseded by Episode of admitted patient care—separation mode, code N[N.N] Health, Standardisation pending 27/09/2019

See also Episode of mental health care—episode end mode, code NN Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 16/03/2016

See also Episode of mental health care—episode end mode, code N[N] Health, Standard 25/01/2018, ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

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

Supersedes Mode of separation, version 3, DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (16.3 KB)

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
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Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 01/10/2008

Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 07/12/2005

Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 01/09/2012

Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 02/05/2013

Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) NBPDS Health, Candidate 15/05/2017

Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) NBPDS 2013- Health, Standard 02/05/2013

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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

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

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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, Superseded 12/12/2018
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

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Admitted patient care NMDS 2019-20 Health, Standard 12/12/2018

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Admitted patient care NMDS 2020–21 Health, Standardisation pending 01/10/2019

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

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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

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

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

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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

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

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

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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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Allied health admitted patient care NBPDS Health, Standard 12/12/2018

Implementation in Indicators:Help on this termUsed as numerator
Indigenous Better Cardiac Care measure: 3.1-Hospitalised ST-segment-elevation myocardial infarction events treated by percutaneous coronary intervention, 2016 Health, Standard 17/08/2017
Indigenous Better Cardiac Care measure: 3.3-Hospitalised acute coronary syndrome events that included diagnostic angiography or definitive revascularisation procedures, 2016 Health, Standard 17/08/2017
Indigenous Better Cardiac Care measure: 3.5-Hospitalised acute myocardial infarction events that ended with death of the patient, 2016 Health, Standard 17/08/2017
Indigenous Better Cardiac Care measure: 6.2-Mortality due to cardiac conditions, 2016 Health, Standard 17/08/2017
National Healthcare Agreement: PI 09-Incidence of heart attacks (acute coronary events), 2015 Health, Superseded 08/07/2016
National Healthcare Agreement: PI 09-Incidence of heart attacks, 2013 Health, Superseded 30/04/2014
National Healthcare Agreement: PI 09-Incidence of heart attacks, 2014 Health, Superseded 14/01/2015
National Healthcare Agreement: PI 09–Incidence of heart attacks (acute coronary events), 2016 Health, Superseded 31/01/2017
National Healthcare Agreement: PI 09–Incidence of heart attacks (acute coronary events), 2017 Health, Superseded 30/01/2018
National Healthcare Agreement: PI 09–Incidence of heart attacks (acute coronary events), 2018 Health, Superseded 19/06/2019
National Healthcare Agreement: PI 09–Incidence of heart attacks (acute coronary events), 2019 Health, Standard 19/06/2019
National Healthcare Agreement: PI 27-Number of hospital patient days used by those eligible and waiting for residential aged care, 2013 Health, Superseded 30/04/2014
National Healthcare Agreement: PI 27-Number of hospital patient days used by those eligible and waiting for residential aged care, 2014 Health, Superseded 14/01/2015
National Healthcare Agreement: PI 27-Number of hospital patient days used by those eligible and waiting for residential aged care, 2015 Health, Superseded 08/07/2016
National Healthcare Agreement: PI 27–Number of hospital patient days used by those eligible and waiting for residential aged care, 2016 Health, Superseded 31/01/2017
National Healthcare Agreement: PI 27–Number of hospital patient days used by those eligible and waiting for residential aged care, 2017 Health, Superseded 30/01/2018
National Healthcare Agreement: PI 27–Number of hospital patient days used by those eligible and waiting for residential aged care, 2018 Health, Superseded 19/06/2019
National Healthcare Agreement: PI 27–Number of hospital patient days used by those eligible and waiting for residential aged care, 2019 Health, Standard 19/06/2019
National Healthcare Agreement: PI 57-Hospital patient days used by those eligible and waiting for residential aged care, 2011 Health, Superseded 31/10/2011
National Healthcare Agreement: PI 57-Hospital patient days used by those eligible and waiting for residential aged care, 2012 Health, Superseded 25/06/2013
National Partnership Agreement on Improving Public Hospital Services: Proportion of patients discharged from emergency department short stay units Health, Standard 04/09/2014
Used as denominator
Indigenous Better Cardiac Care measure: 3.1-Hospitalised ST-segment-elevation myocardial infarction events treated by percutaneous coronary intervention, 2016 Health, Standard 17/08/2017
Indigenous Better Cardiac Care measure: 3.3-Hospitalised acute coronary syndrome events that included diagnostic angiography or definitive revascularisation procedures, 2016 Health, Standard 17/08/2017
Indigenous Better Cardiac Care measure: 3.5-Hospitalised acute myocardial infarction events that ended with death of the patient, 2016 Health, Standard 17/08/2017
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