Episode end mode code NN
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Value Domain|
|Registration status:||Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 16/03/2016|
|Definition:||A code set representing the status and destination of a patient at the end of an episode of care or separation.|
|Maximum character length:||2|
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
CODE 4 Discharge/transfer to other health care accommodation (includes mothercraft hospitals)
In jurisdictions where mothercraft facilities are considered to be acute hospitals, patients separated to a mothercraft facility should have a mode of separation of Code 1. If the residential aged care service is the patient's place of usual residence then they should have a mode of separation of Code 9.
CODE 10 Discharge due to inactivity
This code is only used in ambulatory mental health settings.
CODE 11 Statistical discharge due to admitted care type change
This code is only to be used in admitted care settings when a care type has changed causing a statistical discharge but the patient has not physically left the hospital.
|Related metadata references:|
Has been superseded by Episode end mode code N[N] Health, Superseded 25/01/2018
|Data elements implementing this value domain:|
Episode of mental health care—episode end mode, code NN Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 16/03/2016