Emergency department stay—transport mode (arrival), Tasmanian code N[N]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Tasmanian emergency department arrival mode
METeOR identifier:672460
Registration status:Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 05/06/2020
Definition:

The mode of transport by which the person arrives at the emergency department, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Emergency department stay—transport mode

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N[N]
Maximum character length:2
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1Ambulance Tasmania
2Walking
3Mortuary ambulance
4Private vehicle
5Public transport
6Government vehicle
7Police
8Wheelchair
9Private ambulance
11Ambulance Tasmania - helicopter
Supplementary values:
99Other

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Department of Health Tasmania

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Collection methods:

The field name in Health Central is [ArrivalModeRefId].

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Department of Health Tasmania

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Emergency department stay—transport mode (arrival), Tasmanian code N[N] Tasmanian Health, Archived 05/06/2020

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:

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

DSS specific attributes +