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Patient—diagnosis

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term596411
Registration status:Help on this termNational Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
Definition:Help on this termThe identification of the nature of an illness or other problem by examination of the symptoms that is responsible for occasioning a patient's GP service event or episode.

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Object class:Patient
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A person for whom a health service accepts responsibility for treatment and or care.

Specialisation of:Help on this termPerson/group of persons

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Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Property:Diagnosis
Definition:Help on this termThe identification of the nature of an illness or other problem by examination of the symptoms.
Property group:Help on this termService provision event

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Patient—diagnosis, diagnosis code (ICPC-2 PLUS) ANNNNN National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016

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