Hospital—contract role, code A

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Contract role
METeOR identifier:270114
Registration status:Health, Standard 01/03/2005
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018
Definition:Whether the hospital is the purchaser of hospital care or the provider of an admitted or non-admitted service, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Hospital—contract role

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:String
Format:A
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
AHospital A
BHospital B

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

CODE A     Hospital A

Hospital A is the contracting hospital (purchaser).

CODE B     Hospital B

Hospital B is the contracted hospital (provider).

Data element attributes

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Contract role, version 1, DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (13.9 KB)

Is used in the formation of Episode of care—inter-hospital contracted patient status, code N Health, Superseded 11/04/2012, Commonwealth Department of Health, Candidate 16/07/2015

Is used in the formation of Episode of care—inter-hospital contracted patient status, code N Health, Standard 05/10/2016, ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

Is used in the formation of Episode of care—inter-hospital contracted patient status, code N Health, Superseded 05/10/2016