Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Indicator type:||Progress measure|
|Short name:||PI 52-Falls resulting in patient harm in residential aged care, 2012|
|Registration status:||Health, Retired 25/06/2013|
|Description:||Falls occurring in residential aged care and resulting in patient harm treated in hospital|
|Indicator set:||National Healthcare Agreement (2012) Health, Superseded 25/06/2013|
|Outcome area:||Aged Care Health, Standard 07/07/2010|
|Quality statement:||National Healthcare Agreement: PI 52-Falls resulting in patient harm in residential aged care, 2012 QS Health, Retired 14/01/2015|
Collection and usage attributes
Injury resulting from fall defined by ICD-10-AM external cause codes of W00–W19.
Events occurring in residential aged care defined by a place of occurrence code of Y92.14 (Aged Care Facility).
Only includes in the numerator those separations where the ICD-10-AM code for the principal diagnosis is in the range of S00–T14 (inclusive).
Analysis by state and territory is based on location of service.
Analysis by remoteness and SEIFA Index of Relative Socioeconomic Disadvantage (IRSD) is based on usual residence of person.
10,000 × (Numerator ÷ Denominator)
|Numerator:||Number of hospital separations with a diagnosis of injury resulting from fall, where the event occurred in residential aged care|
|Numerator data elements:|
|Denominator:||Number of resident-occupied place days|
|Denominator data elements:|
2009–10—Nationally, by SEIFA Index of Relative Socioeconomic Disadvantage (IRSD) deciles
2009–10—State and territory, by:
Some disaggregation may result in numbers too small for publication. National disaggregation by Indigenous status will be based on data only from jurisdictions for which the quality of Indigenous identification is considered acceptable.
|Disaggregation data elements:|
Most recent data available for 2012 CRC report: 2009–10
The scope of the National Hospital Morbidity Database (NHMD) is episodes of care for admitted patients in essentially all hospitals in Australia, including public and private acute and psychiatric hospitals, free-standing day hospital facilities, alcohol and drug treatment hospitals and dental hospitals.
|Unit of measure:||Episode|
Indicator conceptual framework
|Framework and dimensions:||Safety|
Data source attributes
|Reporting requirements:||National Healthcare Agreement|
|Organisation responsible for providing data:||Australian Institute of Health and Welfare|
|Further data development / collection required:||Specification: Proxy|
|Related metadata references:|
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 40-Pressure ulcers in hospitals, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 41-Falls resulting in patient harm in hospitals, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 42-Intentional self-harm in hospitals, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 50-Staphylococcus aureus (including MRSA) bacteraemia in residential aged care, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 51-Pressure ulcers in residential aged care, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013
Supersedes National Healthcare Agreement: PI 52-Falls in residential aged care resulting in patient harm and treated in hospital, 2011 Health, Superseded 31/10/2011
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 56-People aged 65 years or over receiving sub-acute services, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 57-Hospital patient days used by those eligible and waiting for residential aged care, 2012 Health, Superseded 25/06/2013