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Specialised mental health service—service setting, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termSpecialised mental health service setting
METeOR identifier:Help on this term288899
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 07/02/2013
Definition:Help on this termThe setting for care provided by a specialised mental health service, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Specialised mental health service—service setting

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Admitted patient care setting
2Residential care setting
3Ambulatory care setting
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Unknown/not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

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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.

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termA single mental health service unit may provide care in more than one setting. This data element is intended to allow staffing, resource and expenditure data related to these settings to be identified and reported separately.

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Related metadata references:Help on this term

Has been superseded by Specialised mental health service organisation—service delivery setting, code N Health, Standard 07/02/2013, ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

Supersedes Specialised mental health service—service delivery setting, code N Health, Superseded 08/12/2004

See also Specialised mental health service—target population group, code N Health, Superseded 07/12/2011

See also Specialised mental health service—target population group, code N Health, Superseded 07/02/2013

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
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Community mental health establishments NMDS 2004-05 Health, Superseded 08/12/2004

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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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Mental health establishments NMDS 2012-13 Health, Superseded 07/02/2013

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