Episode of admitted patient care—length of stay in intensive care unit

Metadata item type:Data Element Concept
METeOR identifier:471545
Registration status:Health, Standard 07/02/2013
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 10/01/2018
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 31/10/2012
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018
Definition:The length of time spent by an admitted patient in an intensive care unit.
Context:Admitted patient care

Object Class attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Object class:Episode of admitted patient care
Definition:The period of admitted patient care between a formal or statistical admission and a formal or statistical separation, characterised by only one care type.
Context:Admitted patient care.
Specialisation of:Service episode

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:This treatment and/or care provided to a patient during an episode of care can occur in hospital and/or in the person's home (for hospital-in-the-home patients).

Source and reference attributes

Origin:Health Data Standards Committee.

Property attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Property:Length of stay in intensive care unit
Definition:The amount of time spent by an individual in an intensive care unit.
Property group:Service provision event

Data element concept attributes

Relational attributes

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:

Episode of admitted patient care—length of stay in intensive care unit, total hours NNNN Health, Superseded 05/02/2021
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 10/01/2018
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 31/10/2012
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

Episode of admitted patient care—length of stay in intensive care unit, total hours NNNNN Health, Standard 05/02/2021