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Emergency department stay—additional diagnosis, code X[X(8)]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termED additional diagnosis code
METeOR identifier:Help on this term590658
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 05/10/2016
Definition:Help on this termThe condition or complaint coexisting with the emergency department principal diagnosis during a patient's attendance to the emergency department, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Emergency department stay—additional diagnosis

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Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termX[X(8)]
Maximum character length:Help on this term9

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This value domain allows reporting of diagnosis using different code sets.

The code set can be represented by the following:

ICD-10-AM - 6th edition, 7th edition, 8th edition and 9th edition

International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems - 10th Revision - Australian Modification. ICD-10-AM is a classification of diseases and health related problems. ICD-10-AM diagnoses codes contain three core character codes with some expansion to four and five character codes. The format for ICD-10-AM diagnoses codes is ANN{.N[N]}

ICD-9-CM - 2nd edition

International Classification of Diseases - 9th Revision - Clinical Modification. ICD-9-CM is a classification of diseases. ICD-9-CM diagnoses codes contain four character codes with some expansion to five character codes. The format for ICD-9-CM diagnoses codes is NNN.N[N]

EDRS-SNOMED CT-AU

Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine - Clinical Terms - Australian version (Emergency Department Reference Set). SNOMED CT-AU is a clinical terminology which uses a structured vocabulary to describe the care and treatment of patients. There is a subset for emergency department care. The format for EDRS-SNOMED CT-AU diagnoses codes is NNNNNN[NNN]

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termIndependent Hospital Pricing Authority

Data element attributes

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termIndependent Hospital Pricing Authority

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Has been superseded by Emergency department stay—additional diagnosis, code X[X(8)] Health, Superseded 25/01/2018

Supersedes Emergency department stay—additional diagnosis, code X[X(8)] Health, Superseded 13/11/2014, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 31/10/2012

See also Emergency department stay—diagnosis classification type, code N.N Health, Superseded 05/10/2016

See also Emergency department stay—diagnosis classification type, code N.N[N] Health, Standard 05/10/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
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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 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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