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Emergency department care—urgency related group

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term447800
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 07/02/2013
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 01/11/2012
Definition:Help on this termA patient classification scheme which provides a means of relating the number and types of patients treated in an emergency department.

Object Class attributes

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Object class:Emergency department stay
Definition:Help on this termThe period between when a patient presents at an emergency department and when that person is recorded as having physically departed the emergency department.
Context:Help on this termEmergency department care.
Specialisation of:Help on this termService/care event

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Government Department of Health and Ageing

Property attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Property:Urgency related group
Definition:Help on this term

A resource utilisation classification scheme used to categorise episodes of emergency department care based on the urgency of a person's need for care, diagnosed condition and status by which they departed the emergency department.

Property group:Help on this termService/care urgency

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termIndependent Hospital Pricing Authority

Data element concept attributes

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termIndependent Hospital Pricing Authority

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Emergency department stay—urgency related group, URG (v1.2) code [X]N[N] Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Superseded 31/10/2012

Emergency department stay—urgency related group, URG (v1.3) code [X]N[N] Health, Standard 07/02/2013
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 31/10/2012

Emergency department stay—urgency related group, URG code [X]N[N] Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Superseded 31/10/2012

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