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Establishment—pancreas transplantation unit indicator

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term619995
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 03/11/2016
ACT Health, Final 10/08/2018
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An indicator of whether an establishment includes a facility for pancreas transplantation.

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Object class:Establishment
Definition:Help on this termInstitutions, organisations or the community from which health services are provided. The term establishment covers conventional health establishments and also organisations which may provide services in the community.
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Origin:Help on this termNational Health Data Committee

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Property:Pancreas transplantation unit indicator
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An indicator that a hospital includes a unit that performs pancreas transplants. Pancreas transplantation is a surgical procedure to place a healthy pancreas from a deceased donor into a person who usually has type 1 diabetes.

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Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Reference documents:Help on this term

The Transplantation Society of Australia and New Zealand 2011. National pancreas allocation 2007. Viewed 30 September 2015, https://www.tsanz.com.au/organallocationguidelines/.

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Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Supersedes Establishment—specialised service indicator Health, Standard 01/03/2005

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:Help on this term

Establishment—pancreas transplantation unit indicator, yes/no code N Health, Standard 03/11/2016
ACT Health, Final 10/08/2018

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