Injury surveillance NBPDS 2013-

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Set Specification
METeOR identifier:516747
Registration status:Health, Standard 02/05/2013
DSS type:Data Set Specification (DSS)

The scope of this minimum data set is patient level data from selected emergency departments of hospitals and other settings.

Collection and usage attributes

Collection methods:

National reporting arrangements

State and territory health authorities provide the data to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare for national collation, on an annual basis.

Periods for which data are collected and nationally collated

Financial years ending 30 June each year.

Implementation start date:01/07/2013

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

National Health Information Group

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Injury surveillance DSS 2010-13 Health, Superseded 02/05/2013

Metadata items in this Data Set Specification

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Seq No.Metadata item Obligation Max occurs
-Injury event—activity type, code (ICD-10-AM 8th edn) ANNNNMandatory1
-Injury event—activity type, non-admitted patient code N[N]Mandatory1
-Injury event—external cause, code (ICD-10-AM 8th edn) ANN{.N[N]}Mandatory99
-Injury event—external cause, text X[X(99)]Mandatory1
-Injury event—human intent of injury, code NNMandatory1
-Injury event—nature of main injury, non-admitted patient code NN{.N}Mandatory1
-Injury event—place of occurrence, code (ICD-10-AM 8th edn) ANN{.N[N]}Mandatory1
-Injury event—place of occurrence, non-admitted patient code N[N]Mandatory1
-Person—bodily location of main injury, code NNMandatory1