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Medicare referral reason code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term610751
Registration status:Help on this termCommonwealth Department of Health, Standard 14/10/2015
Definition:Help on this term

A code set representing the reason for a Medicare specialist or consultant physician referral.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Pathology
2Initial or subsequent specialist
3Initial specialist
4Subsequent specialist
7Diagnostic imaging
8Bone densitometry
9Allied health
Supplementary values:Help on this term
0Not applicable

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Department of Health

Relational attributes

Data elements implementing this value domain:Help on this term

Service event—Medicare referral reason, code N Commonwealth Department of Health, Standard 14/10/2015

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