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Episode of admitted patient care—rapid response call time, hhmm

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termRapid response call time
Synonymous names:Help on this termTime of rapid response team activation
METeOR identifier:Help on this term593019
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 04/09/2015
Definition:Help on this termThe time a call was placed to the appropriate team member or paging operator to mobilise or activate the team providing a rapid response to manifest or suspected urgent clinical deterioration during an episode of admitted patient care, expressed as hhmm.
Data Element Concept:Episode of admitted patient care—rapid response call time

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termTime
Data type:Help on this termDate/Time
Format:Help on this termhhmm
Maximum character length:Help on this term4

Source and reference attributes

Reference documents:Help on this term

Standards Australia 2007. AS ISO 8601-2007 Data elements and interchange formatsInformation interchangeRepresentation of dates and times. Sydney: Standards Australia.

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termAn appropriate team member is someone who has been designated within the hospital as a person to call to mobilise or activate a rapid response team.
Comments:Help on this term

Rapid response calls are part of a formal hospital-based system designed to alert and call a team of designated staff for help when a patient’s vital signs have fallen outside set criteria. 

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care/Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Hospital rapid response calls cluster Health, Standard 04/09/2015

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