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Episode of admitted patient care—length of stay in emergency department short stay unit

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term559953
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 04/09/2014
Definition:Help on this termThe length of time spent by the patient in an emergency department short stay unit during an episode of admitted patient care.

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Object class:Episode of admitted patient care
Definition:Help on this termThe period of admitted patient care between a formal or statistical admission and a formal or statistical separation, characterised by only one care type.
Context:Help on this termAdmitted patient care.
Specialisation of:Help on this termService episode

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Guide for use:Help on this termThis 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).

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Origin:Help on this termHealth Data Standards Committee.

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Property:Length of stay in emergency department short stay unit
Definition:Help on this termThe amount of time spent by an admitted patient in an emergency department short stay unit.
Property group:Help on this termService provision event

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Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Episode of admitted patient care—length of stay in emergency department short stay unit, total minutes NNNNN Health, Standard 04/09/2014

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