Hospital boarder

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Glossary Item
Synonymous names:Boarder
METeOR identifier:327242
Registration status:Health, Standard 01/03/2005
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 05/09/2016
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Proposed 17/10/2012
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018
Definition:A person who is receiving food and/or accommodation but for whom the hospital does not accept responsibility for treatment and/or care.
Context:Admitted patient care.

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

A boarder thus defined is not admitted to the hospital. However, a hospital may register a boarder.

Babies in hospital at age 9 days or less cannot be boarders. They are admitted patients with each day of stay deemed to be either a qualified or unqualified day.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

National Health Data Committee.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Hospital boarder, version 1, DEC, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (12.1 KB)

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Admitted patient care NMDS 2009-10 Health, Superseded 22/12/2009

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Admitted patient care NMDS 2013-14 Health, Superseded 11/04/2014

Admitted patient care NMDS 2014-15 Health, Superseded 13/11/2014

Admitted patient care NMDS 2015-16 Health, Superseded 10/11/2015

Admitted patient care NMDS 2016-17 Health, Superseded 05/10/2016

Admitted patient care NMDS 2017-18 Health, Superseded 25/01/2018

Admitted patient care NMDS 2018-19 Health, Superseded 12/12/2018
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

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Admitted patient palliative care NMDS 2013-14 Health, Superseded 15/10/2014

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Healthcare-associated infections NBEDS 2016- Health, Standard 25/01/2018

Hospital service Health, Standard 01/03/2005
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