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Hip fracture (Hip fracture care clinical care standard)

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METeOR identifier:Help on this term629165
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 12/09/2016
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For the purposes of the Hip fracture care clinical care standard (ACSQHC 2015a), hip fracture is a break occurring at the top of the thigh bone (femur), near the pelvis.

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For the purposes of the Indicator specification: hip fracture care clinical care standard (ACSQHC 2015b), hip fracture includes where Episode of care—principal diagnosis, code (ICD-10-AM 9th edn) ANN{.N[N]} or Episode of care—additional diagnosis, code (ICD-10-AM 9th edn) ANN{.N[N]} is any one of the following:

  • S72.00 Fracture of neck of femur, part unspecified
  • S72.01 Fracture of intracapsular section of femur
  • S72.02 Fracture of upper epiphysis (separation) of femur
  • S72.03 Fracture of subcapital section of femur
  • S72.04 Fracture of midcervical section of femur (includes transcervical not otherwise specified)
  • S72.05 Fracture of base of neck of femur (includes cervicotrochanteric section)
  • S72.08 Fracture of other parts of neck of femur (includes fracture of hip not otherwise specified, and head of femur)
  • S72.10 Fracture of trochanteric section of femur, unspecified
  • S72.11 Fracture of intertrochanteric section of femur
  • S72.2 Subtrochanteric fracture.

Only includes episodes where the Hospital service—care type, code N[N] = 1 Acute care.

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Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care

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ACSQHC (Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care) 2015a. Hip fracture care clinical care standard. Sydney: ACSQHC.

ACSQHC 2015b. Indicator specification: hip fracture care clinical care standard. Sydney: ACSQHC.

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Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 1a-Evidence of local arrangements for the management of patients with hip fracture in the emergency department Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 1a-Evidence of local arrangements for the management of patients with hip fracture in the emergency department Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 1b-Proportion of patients with a hip fracture who have had their pre-operative cognitive status assessed Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 1b-Proportion of patients with a hip fracture who have had their pre-operative cognitive status assessed Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 2a-Evidence of local arrangements for timely and effective pain management for hip fracture Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 2a-Evidence of local arrangements for timely and effective pain management for hip fracture Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 2b-Proportion of hip fracture patients who have documented pain assessment within 30 minutes of emergency department presentation and either receive analgesia within this time or do not require it Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 2b-Proportion of hip fracture patients who have documented pain assessment within 30 minutes of emergency department presentation and either receive analgesia within this time or do not require it Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 3a-Evidence of orthogeriatric (or alternative physician or medical practitioner) management during an admitted patient’s hip fracture episode of care Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 3a-Evidence of orthogeriatric (or alternative physician or medical practitioner) management during an admitted patient’s hip fracture episode of care Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 4a-Proportion of patients with a hip fracture receiving surgery within 48 hours of presentation with the hip fracture Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 4a-Proportion of patients with a hip fracture receiving surgery within 48 hours of presentation with the hip fracture Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 5a-Proportion of patients with a hip fracture who are mobilised on day one post hip fracture surgery Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 5a-Proportion of patients with a hip fracture who are mobilised on day one post hip fracture surgery Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 5b-Proportion of patients with a hip fracture with unrestricted weight bearing status immediately post hip fracture surgery Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 5b-Proportion of patients with a hip fracture with unrestricted weight bearing status immediately post hip fracture surgery Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 5c-Proportion of patients with a hip fracture experiencing a new Stage II or higher pressure injury during their hospital stay Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 5c-Proportion of patients with a hip fracture experiencing a new Stage II or higher pressure injury during their hospital stay Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 5d-Proportion of patients with a hip fracture returning to pre-fracture mobility Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 5d-Proportion of patients with a hip fracture returning to pre-fracture mobility Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 6a-Proportion of patients with a hip fracture receiving bone protection medicine prior to separation from the hospital at which they underwent surgery Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 6a-Proportion of patients with a hip fracture receiving bone protection medicine prior to separation from the hospital at which they underwent surgery Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 6b-Proportion of patients with a hip fracture readmitted to hospital with another femoral fracture within 12 months of admission from initial hip fracture Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 6b-Proportion of patients with a hip fracture readmitted to hospital with another femoral fracture within 12 months of admission from initial hip fracture Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 7a-Evidence of local arrangements for the development of an individualised care plan for hip fracture patients prior to the patient's separation from hospital Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 7a-Evidence of local arrangements for the development of an individualised care plan for hip fracture patients prior to the patient's separation from hospital Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 7b-Proportion of patients with a hip fracture returning to private residence Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 15/05/2018

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 7b-Proportion of patients with a hip fracture returning to private residence Health, Standard 12/09/2016
Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Retired 15/05/2018

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 8a-Re-operation of hip fracture patients within 30-day follow-up Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 8a-Re-operation of hip fracture patients within 30-day follow-up Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 8b-Survival at 30 days post-admission for hip fracture surgery Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Hip fracture care clinical care standard indicators: 8b-Survival at 30 days post-admission for hip fracture surgery Health, Standard 12/09/2016

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