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Episode of mental health care—episode start mode

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term654197
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 25/01/2018
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The mechanism by which a person begins an episode of mental health care.

Context:Help on this term

To assist in analyses of intersectoral patient flow and health care planning.

Object Class attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Object class:Episode of mental health care
Definition:Help on this term

The period of mental health care between the formal or statistical commencement of care (such as an admission) and a formal or statistical completion of care (such as a separation) characterised by the mental health care type.

Context:Help on this term

Mental health care.

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

This treatment and/or care provided to a patient during an episode of care can occur in three different settings: admitted, ambulatory or residential.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Independent Hospital Pricing Authority

Property attributes

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Property:Episode start mode
Definition:Help on this termThe method by which an episode begins.
Property group:Help on this termEntry into service event

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Has been superseded by Episode of mental health care—episode start mode Health, Standard 25/01/2018

Supersedes Episode of mental health care—episode start mode Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Superseded 28/02/2017

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

Episode of mental health care—episode start mode, code N Health, Superseded 25/01/2018

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