Establishment—burns unit level III indicator, yes/no code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Burns unit level III indicator
METeOR identifier:619702
Registration status:Health, Standard 03/11/2016
ACT Health, Final 10/08/2018
Definition:

An indicator of whether an establishment includes a facility dedicated to the initial treatment and subsequent rehabilitation of the severely injured burns patient (usually >10 per cent of the patient's body surface affected), as represented by a code.

Context:

Health services

Data Element Concept:Establishment—burns unit level III indicator

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Boolean
Format:N
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1Yes
2No

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Comments:

Essential to provide a broad picture of the availability of key specialised services by State and region and to assist with planning if services are over supplied in one region relative to another.

Source and reference attributes

Origin:

National Health Data Committee

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Establishment—specialised service indicator (burns unit (level III)), yes/no code N Health, Superseded 03/11/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:
All attributes +

Local Hospital Networks/Public hospital establishments NMDS 2020–21 Health, Standard 18/12/2019

DSS specific attributes +

Local Hospital Networks/Public hospital establishments NMDS 2021–22 Health, Candidate 10/11/2020

DSS specific attributes +

Public hospital establishments data element cluster Health, Superseded 25/01/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Public hospital establishments data element cluster Health, Superseded 17/10/2018
ACT Health, Final 10/08/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Public hospital establishments data element cluster Health, Standard 17/10/2018

DSS specific attributes +