Injury event—place of occurrence, code (ICD-10-AM 6th edn) ANN{.N[N]}

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Place of occurrence of external cause of injury (ICD-10-AM)
METeOR identifier:361677
Registration status:Health, Superseded 22/12/2009
Definition:

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

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Classification scheme:International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, Tenth Revision, Australian Modification 6th edition
Representation class:Code
Data type:String
Format:ANN{.N[N]}
Maximum character length:6

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

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.

Comments:

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:

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

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Injury event—place of occurrence, code (ICD-10-AM 5th edn) ANN{.N[N]} Health, Superseded 05/02/2008

Has been superseded by Injury event—place of occurrence, code (ICD-10-AM 7th edn) ANN{.N[N]} Health, Superseded 02/05/2013, Commonwealth Department of Health, Candidate 16/07/2015

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:
All attributes +

Admitted patient care NMDS 2008-09 Health, Superseded 04/02/2009

DSS specific attributes +

Admitted patient care NMDS 2009-10 Health, Superseded 22/12/2009

DSS specific attributes +

Injury surveillance DSS Health, Superseded 14/12/2009

Implementation in Indicators:Used as numerator
National Healthcare Agreement: PI 41-Falls resulting in patient harm in hospitals, 2011 Health, Superseded 31/10/2011
National Healthcare Agreement: PI 41-Falls resulting in patient harm in hospitals, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013
National Healthcare Agreement: PI 42-Intentional self-harm in hospitals, 2011 Health, Superseded 31/10/2011
National Healthcare Agreement: PI 42-Intentional self-harm in hospitals, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013
National Healthcare Agreement: PI 52-Falls in residential aged care resulting in patient harm and treated in hospital, 2011 Health, Superseded 31/10/2011
National Healthcare Agreement: PI 52-Falls in residential aged care resulting in patient harm and treated in hospital, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013