Clinical service context code N[N]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Value Domain
METeOR identifier:329651
Registration status:Health, Standard 07/12/2011
Definition:A code set representing the area of clinical practice providing a health-care service.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N[N]
Maximum character length:2
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1Emergency department
2Cardiology
3Dentistry
4Cosmetic procedures (including elective plastic surgery)
5Otolaryngology
6General medicine (including internal medicine)
7General practice
8General surgery
9Gynaecology
10Hospital outpatient department
11Neurology
12Obstetrics
13Oncology
14Orthopaedics
15Paediatrics
16Perinatology (including neonatology)
17Plastic surgery (non-elective)
18Psychiatry
19Radiology
20Urology
23Cardio-thoracic surgery
24Community-based care
25Intensive care
26Neurosurgery
27Ophthalmology
28Oral and maxillofacial surgery
29Pathology
30Public health
31Rehabilitation
32Vascular surgery
88Other
Supplementary values:
97Not applicable
99Not stated/inadequately described

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
Steward:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

Data elements implementing this value domain:

Health-care incident—clinical service context, code N[N] Health, Standard 07/12/2011