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Patient—compensable status, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termCompensable status
METeOR identifier:Help on this term623179
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 25/01/2018
ACT Health, Final 08/08/2018
Definition:Help on this term

A patient's eligibility for compensation with respect to an injury or disease, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Patient—compensable status

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Compensable
2Non-compensable
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Not stated/not known

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

A compensable patient is a person who is entitled to claim damages under Motor Vehicle Third Party Insurance, worker's compensation, public liability or common law.

In this data element, a compensable patient excludes eligible beneficiaries of the Department of Veterans' Affairs, Defence Force personnel and persons covered by the Northern Territory Motor Accident Compensation Scheme.

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This data element assists in the analyses of utilisation and health care funding.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Origin:Help on this term

National Health Data Committee

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Supersedes Patient—compensable status, code N Health, Superseded 25/01/2018, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 01/11/2012

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
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Activity based funding: Emergency service care NBEDS 2018-19 Health, Superseded 17/10/2018

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Activity based funding: Emergency service care NBEDS 2019-20 Health, Standard 17/10/2018

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Allied health non-admitted patient emergency department NBPDS Health, Standard 12/12/2018

Emergency service care NBEDS 2020-21 Health, Standardisation pending 30/09/2019

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Non-admitted patient emergency department care NBEDS 2018-19 Health, Superseded 12/12/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Non-admitted patient emergency department care NBEDS 2019–20 Health, Standard 12/12/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Non-admitted patient emergency department care NMDS 2018-19 Health, Superseded 12/12/2018
ACT Health, Final 08/08/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Non-admitted patient emergency department care NMDS 2019–20 Health, Standard 12/12/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Non-admitted patient emergency department care NMDS 2020–21 Health, Standardisation pending 30/09/2019

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