Episode of residential care—number of episodes of residential care, total N[NNN]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Number of episodes of residential care
METeOR identifier:287957
Registration status:Health, Superseded 07/12/2011
Definition:The total number of episodes of completed residential care occurring during the reference period (between 1 July and 30 June each year). This includes both formal and statistical episodes of residential care.
Data Element Concept:Episode of residential care—number of episodes of residential care

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Total
Data type:Number
Format:N[NNN]
Maximum character length:4

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

The sum of the number of episodes of residential care where the Episode of residential care end date has a value:

  • Equal to or greater than the beginning of the reference period (01 July each year); and
  • Less than or equal to the end of the reference period (30 June each year at midnight).
Collection methods:

To be reported for all specialised residential mental health care services, including non-government residential mental health care services and <24-hour residential mental health care services.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Has been superseded by Episode of residential care—number of episodes of residential care, total NNNN Health, Superseded 07/03/2014

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:
All attributes +

Mental health establishments NMDS 2005-06 Health, Superseded 21/03/2006

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Mental health establishments NMDS 2005-06 Health, Superseded 07/12/2005

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Mental health establishments NMDS 2006-07 Health, Superseded 23/10/2006

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Mental health establishments NMDS 2007-08 Health, Superseded 05/02/2008

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Mental health establishments NMDS 2008-09 Health, Superseded 03/12/2008

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Mental health establishments NMDS 2009-10 Health, Superseded 02/12/2009

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Mental health establishments NMDS 2010-11 Health, Superseded 01/12/2010

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Mental health establishments NMDS 2011-12 Health, Superseded 07/12/2011

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