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Australian national sub-acute and non-acute patient classification code (v 3) NNNN

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term496405
Registration status:Help on this termIndependent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 11/10/2012
Definition:Help on this termThe code set (version 3) describing the Australian National Sub-acute and Non-Acute Patient (AN-SNAP) class to which an episode of care is assigned.

Representational attributes

Classification scheme:Australian national sub-acute and non-acute patient classification version 3
Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termNNNN
Maximum character length:Help on this term4

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termThe first digit of the AN-SNAP class code reflects the AN-SNAP classification version number.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termIndependent Hospital Pricing Authority
Origin:Help on this termUniversity of Wollongong
Reference documents:Help on this term

Eagar K. et al (1997). The Australian National Sub-acute and Non-acute Patient Classification (AN-SNAP): Report of the National Sub-acute and Non-acute Casemix Classification Study. Centre for Health Service Development, University of Wollongong. Viewed 18 September 2012, http://ahsri.uow.edu.au/content/groups/public/@web/@chsd/
documents/doc/uow082315.pdf

University of Wollongong 2012. Australian National Subacute and Non-Acute Patient classification (AN-SNAP) Version 3. University of Wollongong, Wollongong. Viewed 26 September 2012, http://ahsri.uow.edu.au/chsd/ansnap/index.html

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Australian national sub-acute and non-acute patient classification code (v 2) NNNN Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Superseded 11/10/2012

Data elements implementing this value domain:Help on this term

Episode of admitted patient care—Australian national sub-acute and non-acute patient class, (AN-SNAP v 3) code NNNN Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 11/10/2012

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