Non-admitted patient service event new/repeat status code N
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Value Domain|
|Registration status:||Health, Standard 01/03/2005|
|Definition:||A code set representing whether a non-admitted patient service event was for a problem not previously addressed at the same clinical service.|
|Maximum character length:||1|
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
CODE 1 New non-admitted patient service event:
New service events occur as each type of clinical service makes their full assessment consultation with the patient.
CODE 2 Repeat non-admitted patient service event:
Repeat visits include completion of an ambulatory procedure e.g. removal of sutures and removal of plaster casts.
|Data elements implementing this value domain:|
Non-admitted patient service event—new/repeat status, code N Health, Retired 02/04/2014