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Injury event—place of occurrence, code (ICD-10-AM 5th edn) ANN{.N[N]}

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termPlace of occurrence of external cause of injury (ICD-10-AM)
METeOR identifier:Help on this term333874
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 05/02/2008
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The place where the external cause of injury, poisoning or adverse effect occurred, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Injury event—place of occurrence

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Representational attributes

Classification scheme:International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, Tenth Revision, Australian Modification 5th edition
Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termANN{.N[N]}
Maximum character length:Help on this term6

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Admitted patient:

Use External Causes of Morbidity and Mortality Place of Occurrence codes from the current edition of ICD-10-AM. Used with all ICD-10-AM external cause codes and assigned according to the Australian Coding Standards.

External cause codes in the range W00 to Y34, except Y06 and Y07 must be accompanied by a place of occurrence code.

External cause codes V01 to Y34 must be accompanied by an activity code.

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Enables categorisation of injury and poisoning according to factors important for injury control. Necessary for defining and monitoring injury control targets, injury costing and identifying cases for in-depth research.

Source and reference attributes

Origin:Help on this term

National Health Data Committee

National Centre for Classification in Health

AIHW National Injury Surveillance Unit

National Data Standards for Injury Surveillance Advisory Group

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Injury event—place of occurrence, code (ICD-10-AM 4th edn) ANN{.N[N]} Health, Superseded 07/12/2005

Has been superseded by Injury event—place of occurrence, code (ICD-10-AM 6th edn) ANN{.N[N]} Health, Superseded 22/12/2009

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
All attributes +

Admitted patient care NMDS 2006-07 Health, Superseded 23/10/2006

DSS specific attributes +

Admitted patient care NMDS 2007-08 Health, Superseded 05/02/2008

DSS specific attributes +

Injury surveillance DSS Health, Superseded 05/02/2008

DSS specific attributes +

Injury surveillance NMDS Health, Superseded 03/05/2006

DSS specific attributes +
Implementation in Indicators:Help on this termUsed as numerator
National Healthcare Agreement: P41-Falls resulting in patient harm in hospitals, 2010 Health, Superseded 08/06/2011
National Healthcare Agreement: P42-Intentional self-harm in hospitals, 2010 Health, Superseded 08/06/2011
National Healthcare Agreement: P52-Falls resulting in patient harm in residential aged care, 2010 Health, Superseded 08/06/2011
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