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Allied health service event—indicator for allied health intervention, text X[X(59)]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termIndicator for allied health intervention
METeOR identifier:Help on this term705867
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 12/12/2018
Definition:Help on this term

The patient specific reason for allied health intervention as determined by the allied health service provider for the allied health service event, represented by text.

Data Element Concept:Allied health service event—indicator for allied health intervention

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termText
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termX[X(59)]
Maximum character length:Help on this term60

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

In the absence of nationally consistent code sets or values for recording indicators for interventions ‘free text’ is to be used.

Indicators for allied health intervention may be recorded for all allied health service events performed by an allied health service provider within the professions identified in Allied health service event—provider profession, code AA[AAA]

There may be some professions that do not record indicator for allied health intervention.

Each allied health service event may record one or more reasons for intervention, up to a maximum of 99.

Collection methods:Help on this term

Each jurisdiction should implement a locally agreed code set for collection of the data element.  This may be borrowed or adapted from another jurisdiction.

Indicator for allied health intervention terms may be profession specific or shared amongst a number of professions. An allied health service provider may use a profession specific code set for this data element.

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Subsequent analysis of locally agreed values will contribute to developing national standardised values in the future.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Allied Health Professions Australia

Relational attributes

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See also Allied health service event—clinical finding, text X[X(99)] Health, Standard 12/12/2018

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Allied health admitted patient care NBPDS Health, Standard 12/12/2018

Allied health non-admitted patient emergency department NBPDS Health, Standard 12/12/2018

Allied health non-admitted patient NBPDS Health, Standard 12/12/2018

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