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Service contact—service date, DDMMYYYY

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termService contact date
METeOR identifier:Help on this term681336
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 25/01/2018
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The date on which a health service contact is made between a health care provider and one or more persons for assessment, care, consultation and/or treatment, expressed as DDMMYYYY.

Data Element Concept:Service contact—service date

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termDate
Data type:Help on this termDate/Time
Format:Help on this termDDMMYYYY
Maximum character length:Help on this term8

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

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For the purposes of activity based funding reporting, this data element can be derived from existing data elements.

Specialised ambulatory mental health care: This item can be derived from Mental health service contact—service contact date, DDMMYYYY.

Non-specialised ambulatory mental health care: This item can be derived from Non-admitted patient service event—service date, DDMMYYYY.

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The service contact is required for clinical audit and other quality assurance purposes.

Relational attributes

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See also Mental health service contact—service contact date, DDMMYYYY Health, Standard 07/02/2013, ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

See also Non-admitted patient service event—service date, DDMMYYYY Health, Standard 25/01/2018

Supersedes Service contact—service date, DDMMYYYY Health, Superseded 25/01/2018, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 16/03/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
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Activity based funding: Mental health care NBEDS 2018-19 Health, Superseded 12/12/2018

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Activity based funding: Mental health care NBEDS 2019-20 Health, Superseded 17/01/2020

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Activity based funding: Mental health care NBEDS 2020–21 Health, Standard 17/01/2020

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