Admission urgency status code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Value Domain
METeOR identifier:270578
Registration status:Health, Standard 01/03/2005
Commonwealth Department of Health, Candidate 16/07/2015
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018
Definition:A code set representing assignment of urgency status for an admission and whether the admission was an emergency one or not.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1Urgency status assigned - emergency
2Urgency status assigned - elective
3Urgency status not assigned
Supplementary values:
9Not known/not reported

Relational attributes

Data elements implementing this value domain:

Episode of admitted patient care—admission urgency status, code N Health, Superseded 25/01/2018
Commonwealth Department of Health, Candidate 16/07/2015

Episode of admitted patient care—admission urgency status, code N Health, Standard 25/01/2018
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018