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Episode of mental health care—episode start mode, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termEpisode start mode
METeOR identifier:Help on this term614134
Registration status:Help on this termIndependent Hospital Pricing Authority, Superseded 28/02/2017
Definition:Help on this termThe mechanism by which a person begins an episode of mental health care, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Episode of mental health care—episode start mode

Value domain attributes

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
1Start of a new episode of care/statistical admission
2Start of a new reference period
3Start of expected short concurrent residential stay (on leave from other residential mental health service)
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Unknown/not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

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CODE 1   Start of a new episode of care/statistical admission

Refers to the formal start of an episode of care.

CODE 2   Start of a new reference period

Refers to the statistical start of an episode of care.

CODE 3   Start of expected short concurrent residential stay (on leave from other residential mental health service)

Refers to the start of an expected short concurrent residential stay when a resident is on leave from the original residential mental health service with the intention of return. This code is only applicable for residential patients.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Independent Hospital Pricing Authority

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

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For the purposes of activity based funding reporting, the values for this data element can be derived from existing data elements where they exist.

Admitted care: This data element can be derived from Episode of admitted patient care - admission mode, code N.

Residential care: This data element can be derived from Episode of residential patient care - episode start mode, code N.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termIndependent Hospital Pricing Authority

Relational attributes

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See also Episode of admitted patient care—admission mode, code N Health, Standard 01/03/2005, Commonwealth Department of Health, Candidate 16/07/2015, ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

Has been superseded by Episode of mental health care—episode start mode, code N Health, Superseded 25/01/2018

See also Episode of residential care—episode start mode, code N Health, Standard 07/03/2014, ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Activity based funding: Mental health care DSS 2016-17 Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Superseded 28/02/2017

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