Emergency department stay

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Object Class
METeOR identifier:322591
Registration status:Health, Superseded 22/12/2011
Definition:The period between when a patient presents at an emergency department and when that person departs.
Context:Emergency department care.
Specialisation of:Service episode

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Has been superseded by Emergency department stay Health, Standard 22/12/2011, Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 08/12/2016, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 31/10/2012, National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016, ACT Health, Final 19/07/2018

Data Element Concepts implementing this Object Class:

Emergency department stay—physical departure date Health, Superseded 17/04/2012

Emergency department stay—physical departure time Health, Superseded 22/12/2011