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Hospital transfer cluster

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Set Specification
METeOR identifier:Help on this term624466
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 28/04/2016
DSS type:Help on this termData Element Cluster
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The Hospital transfer cluster defines the number of planned and unplanned transfers between prison and a community-based hospital during the National Prisoner Health Data Collection period.

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The Hospital transfer cluster comprises two data elements: Prison—planned hospital transfer indicator, yes/no code N and Prison—number of hospital transfers, number N[NN] that in combination define the number and type (planned/unplanned) of transfers between prison and a community-based hospital during the National Prisoner Health Data Collection period.

 

 

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The Hospital transfer cluster was included in the Prisoner Health NBEDS as the National Prisoner Health Indicators includes the indicator: Number of hospital transfers for prisoners in custody during the data collection period.

Source and reference attributes

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Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Hospital transfer cluster Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Prison establishments NBEDS Health, Standard 28/04/2016

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-Prison—number of hospital transfers, number N[NN]Mandatory1
-Prison—planned hospital transfer indicator, yes/no code NMandatory2
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