Specialised mental health service setting code N
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Value Domain|
|Registration status:||Health, Superseded 07/02/2013|
|Definition:||A code set representing specialised mental health service settings.|
|Maximum character length:||1|
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
CODE 1 Admitted patient care setting
The component of specialised mental health services that provides admitted patient care. These are specialised psychiatric hospitals and specialist psychiatric units located within hospitals that are not specialised psychiatric hospitals. Excludes hospital outpatient clinics.
CODE 2 Residential care setting
The component of specialised mental health services that provides residential care within residential mental health services. Excludes components that provide ambulatory care to patients or clients who are not residents.
CODE 3 Ambulatory care setting
The component of specialised mental health services that provides ambulatory care (service contacts). They include hospital outpatient clinics and non-hospital community mental health services, such as crisis or mobile assessment and treatment services, day programs, outreach services and consultation/liaison services.
|Related metadata references:|
Has been superseded by Specialised mental health service setting code N Health, Standard 07/02/2013, ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018
Supersedes Specialised mental health service setting code N Health, Superseded 08/12/2004
|Data elements implementing this value domain:|
Specialised mental health service—service setting, code N Health, Superseded 07/02/2013