Specialised mental health service—number of episodes of admitted care, total episodes N[NNNN]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Number of episodes of admitted mental health care
METeOR identifier:573022
Registration status:Health, Standard 13/11/2014
Definition:The total number of episodes of admitted care within the reference period for a specialised mental health service.
Data Element Concept:Specialised mental health service—number of episodes of admitted care

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Total
Data type:Number
Format:N[NNNN]
Maximum character length:5

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:The total number of episodes of admitted care comprises total formal and statistical separations plus statistical end of reference period separations. The count is derived from formal and statistical separations, as supplied to the Mental health establishments NMDS against the data element Establishment—number of separations (financial year), total N[NNNNN], plus statistical end of reference period episodes.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

See also Episode of admitted patient care—separation date, DDMMYYYY Health, Standard 01/03/2005, Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 02/09/2016, Commonwealth Department of Health, Candidate 16/07/2015, ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

See also Establishment—number of separations (financial year), total N[NNNNN] Health, Standard 01/03/2005, ACT Health, Final 17/08/2018

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:

Mental health seclusion and restraint NBEDS 2015- Health, Standard 13/11/2014

DSS specific attributes +