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Service contact—service date, DDMMYYYY

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termService contact date
METeOR identifier:Help on this term614184
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 25/01/2018
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 16/03/2016
Definition:Help on this termThe date of each health service event between a health service provider and patient/client, expressed as DDMMYYY.
Data Element Concept:Service contact—service date

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termDate
Data type:Help on this termDate/Time
Format:Help on this termDDMMYYYY
Maximum character length:Help on this term8

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Collection methods:Help on this term

For the purposes of activity based funding reporting, this data element can be derived from existing data elements.

Specialised ambulatory mental health care: This item can be derived from Mental Health service contact - service contact date.

Non-specialised ambulatory mental health care: This item can be derived from Non-admitted patient service event - service date.

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The service contact is required for clinical audit and other quality assurance purposes.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

See also Mental health service contact—service contact date, DDMMYYYY Health, Standard 07/02/2013, ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

See also Non-admitted patient service event—service date, DDMMYYYY Health, Superseded 05/10/2016, Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 24/11/2016

See also Non-admitted patient service event—service date, DDMMYYYY Health, Standard 25/01/2018

See also Non-admitted patient service event—service date, DDMMYYYY Health, Superseded 25/01/2018

Has been superseded by Service contact—service date, DDMMYYYY Health, Standard 25/01/2018

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
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Activity based funding: Mental health care DSS 2016-17 Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Superseded 28/02/2017

DSS specific attributes +

Activity based funding: Mental health care NBEDS 2017-18 Health, Superseded 25/01/2018

DSS specific attributes +
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