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Non-admitted patient service event new/repeat status code N

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Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term270853
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/03/2005
Definition:Help on this termA code set representing whether a non-admitted patient service event was for a problem not previously addressed at the same clinical service.

Representational attributes

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Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
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ValueMeaning
1New non-admitted patient service event
2Repeat non-admitted patient service event

Collection and usage attributes

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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.

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Non-admitted patient service event—new/repeat status, code N Health, Retired 02/04/2014

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