Outpatient clinic service
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Glossary Item|
|Registration status:||Health, Standard 25/01/2018|
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018
An examination, consultation, treatment or other service provided in an outpatient setting in a specialty unit or under an organisational arrangement administered by a hospital.
Non-admitted patient service activity, excluding emergency department. Does not include services provided through community health settings (such as community and child health centre).
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
This glossary item relates to activity of a clinic.
Source and reference attributes
Non-admitted patient NMDS Development Working Party, 2006
NCCH consultants report to Outpatients NMDS Development Working Group, September 2004.
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes Outpatient clinic service Health, Superseded 25/01/2018
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