Accommodation type prior to admission code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Value Domain
METeOR identifier:270673
Registration status:Health, Standard 01/03/2005
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018
Definition:A code set representing the accommodation setting prior to admission.

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.

Relational attributes

Data elements implementing this value domain:

Person—accommodation type (prior to admission), code N Health, Superseded 05/10/2016

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