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Emergency department stay—urgency related group major diagnostic block, code N[AA]

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termUrgency related group major diagnostic block
Synonymous names:Help on this termURG major diagnostic block
METeOR identifier:Help on this term547612
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 25/01/2018
Definition:Help on this termThe urgency related group (URG) major diagnostic block category into which the patient's emergency department diagnosis is grouped, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Emergency department stay—urgency related group major diagnostic block

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Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termN[AA]
Maximum character length:Help on this term3
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Poisoning
1CDrug reaction
1DAlcohol/drug abuse and alcohol/drug induced mental disorders
2AInjury, multiple sites
2BInjury, single site, major
2BaInjury, single site, minor
3ACirculatory system illness
3BRespiratory system illness
3CDigestive system illness
3DUrological system illness
3ENeurological system illness
3FIllness of the eyes
3GIllness of the ear, nose and throat
3HMusculoskeletal/connective tissue system illness
3IIllness of skin, subcutaneous tissue, breast
3JBlood/immune system illness
3KObstetric illness
3LGynaecological illness
3MMale reproductive system illness
3NSystem infection/parasites
3OIllness of other and unknown systems
3PNewborn/neonate illness
3QHepatobiliary system illness
3REndocrine, nutritional and metabolic system illness
3SAllergy
4Psychiatric illness
5Social problem
6Other presentation
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Not stated/inadequately described

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Independent Hospital Pricing Authority

Reference documents:Help on this term

Jelinek G 1994. Case-mix Classification of Patients Attending Hospital Emergency Departments in Perth Western Australia. Doctor of Medicine Thesis. Perth: University of Western Australia.

Data element attributes

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termIndependent Hospital Pricing Authority

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Has been superseded by Emergency department stay—urgency related group major diagnostic block, code N[AA] Health, Standard 25/01/2018

Supersedes Emergency department stay—urgency related group major diagnostic block, code N[AA] Health, Superseded 11/04/2014, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 31/10/2012

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
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Non-admitted patient emergency department care DSS 2014-15 Health, Superseded 04/02/2015

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Non-admitted patient emergency department care DSS 2015-16 Health, Superseded 02/12/2015

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Non-admitted patient emergency department care NBEDS 2016-17 Health, Superseded 05/10/2016

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Non-admitted patient emergency department care NBEDS 2017-18 Health, Superseded 12/12/2018

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Non-admitted patient emergency department care NMDS 2014-15 Health, Superseded 13/11/2014

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Non-admitted patient emergency department care NMDS 2015-16 Health, Superseded 19/11/2015

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Non-admitted patient emergency department care NMDS 2016-17 Health, Superseded 05/10/2016

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Non-admitted patient emergency department care NMDS 2017-18 Health, Superseded 25/01/2018

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