Episode of care—behaviour-related risk factor requiring intervention, code N
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||Behaviour-related risk factor requiring intervention|
|Registration status:||Health, Standard 17/10/2018|
The behaviour-related risk factor(s) associated with an intervention in an episode of care, as represented by a code.
|Data Element Concept:||Episode of care—behaviour-related risk factor requiring intervention|
Value domain attributes
|Maximum character length:||1|
Data element attributes
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
More than one code can be recorded.
The presence of one or more behaviour-related risk factors can be used to help determine the risk of future adverse health events and the development of chronic diseases.
Source and reference attributes
Cardiovascular Data Working Group
Commonwealth Department of Health and Ageing 2001. Smoking, Nutrition, Alcohol and Physical Activity (SNAP) Framework, June.
AIHW (Australian Institute of Health and Welfare) 2002. Chronic diseases and associated risk factors in Australia, 2001. Canberra: AIHW.
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes Episode of care—behaviour-related risk factor intervention purpose, code N Health, Superseded 17/10/2018
|Implementation in Data Set Specifications:|
Cardiovascular disease (clinical) NBPDS Health, Standard 17/10/2018