Identifying and definitional attributes
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|Registration status:||Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 05/06/2020|
A code set representing the status of a patient at the end of an emergency department service episode.
|Maximum character length:||1|
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
CODE 2 Departed under own care
This code includes patients who departed under their own care, under the care of a residential aged care facility or other carer. Code 2 excludes those who died in the emergency department, which should be coded to Code 6.
Source and reference attributes
Department of Health Tasmania
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes Emergency department service episode end status (Tasmanian) code N[NN] Tasmanian Health, Archived 05/06/2020
|Data elements implementing this value domain:|
Non-admitted patient emergency department service episode—episode end status, (Tasmanian) code N Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 05/06/2020