Mental health phase of care—number of leave days, N[NN]
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||Mental health phase of care leave days|
|Registration status:||Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 16/03/2016|
The total number of days spent on leave from a health care service during a mental health phase of care.
|Data Element Concept:||Mental health phase of care—number of leave days|
Value domain attributes
|Maximum character length:||3|
|Unit of measure:||Day|
Data element attributes
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
A day is measured from midnight to midnight.
Leave days can occur for a variety of reasons, including:
The following rules apply in the calculation of leave days:
If a consumer fails to return from leave, then the episode of mental health care is formally ended.
|Related metadata references:|
Has been superseded by Mental health phase of care—number of leave days, total N[NN] Health, Standard 28/02/2017
|Implementation in Data Set Specifications:|
Activity based funding: Mental health care DSS 2016-17 Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Superseded 28/02/2017