Injury event—place of occurrence, code (ICD-10-AM 7th 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:391334
Registration status:Health, Superseded 02/05/2013
Commonwealth Department of Health, Candidate 16/07/2015
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 7th 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:

External cause codes in the range V00 to Y89 must be accompanied by a place of occurrence code.

External cause codes V00 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 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Supersedes Injury event—place of occurrence, code (ICD-10-AM 6th edn) ANN{.N[N]} Health, Superseded 22/12/2009

Has been superseded by Injury event—place of occurrence, code (ICD-10-AM 8th edn) ANN{.N[N]} Health, Superseded 13/11/2014

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:
All attributes +

Admitted patient care NMDS 2010-11 Health, Superseded 18/01/2011

DSS specific attributes +

Admitted patient care NMDS 2011-12 Health, Superseded 11/04/2012
Commonwealth Department of Health, Candidate 16/07/2015

DSS specific attributes +

Admitted patient care NMDS 2012-13 Health, Superseded 02/05/2013

DSS specific attributes +

Injury surveillance DSS 2010-13 Health, Superseded 02/05/2013

DSS specific attributes +