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Emergency department stay—type of visit to emergency department, Tasmanian code N[N]

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termType of visit to emergency department
METeOR identifier:Help on this term672453
Registration status:Help on this termTasmanian Health, Endorsed 05/06/2020
Definition:Help on this term

The reason a patient presents to an emergency department, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Emergency department stay—type of visit to emergency department

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Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN[N]
Maximum character length:Help on this term2
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1ED 1st visit
2ED planned scheduled return visit
3ED non scheduled return visit
4Unplanned visit (within 24 hours of admitted episode)
5Unplanned visit (within 24 hours of same day admission)
6Disaster
8Current inpatient - this hospital
Supplementary values:Help on this term
99Other

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Department of Health Tasmania

Data element attributes

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Department of Health Tasmania

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Emergency department stay—type of visit to emergency department, Tasmanian code N Tasmanian Health, Archived 05/06/2020

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Emergency department presentation related data elements (TDLU) cluster Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 18/05/2021

Tasmanian Emergency Department Data Set - 2020 Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 15/06/2020

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