Emergency department service episode end status (Tasmanian) code N[NN]
Identifying and definitional attributes
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|Registration status:||Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 08/12/2016|
A code set representing the status of a patient at the end of an emergency department service episode.
|Maximum character length:||3|
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
CODE 2 Departed under own care
This code includes patients who departed under their own care, under the care of a residential aged care facility or other carer. Code 2 excludes those who died in the emergency department, which should be coded to Code 6.
CODE 10 Departed in police care
This code is only used at the Royal Hobart Hospital.
CODE 102 Admitted LGH
This code is only used at the Launceston General Hospital.
CODE 99 Other
This code is not recommended to be use.
|Data elements implementing this value domain:|
Non-admitted patient emergency department service episode—episode end status, (Tasmanian) code N[NN] Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 08/12/2016