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Episode of residential care—number of episodes of residential care, total NNNN

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termNumber of episodes of residential care
METeOR identifier:Help on this term721810
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 16/01/2020
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The total number of episodes of completed residential care occurring during the reference period. This includes both formal and statistical episodes of residential care.

Data Element Concept:Episode of residential care—number of episodes of residential care

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Representation class:Help on this termTotal
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termNNNN
Maximum character length:Help on this term4

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Collection and usage attributes

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The sum of the number of episodes of residential care where the Episode of residential care end date has a value:

  • Equal to or greater than the beginning of the reference period (01 July each year); and
  • Less than or equal to the end of the reference period (30 June each year at midnight).
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To be reported for all specialised residential mental health care services, including non-government residential mental health care services and less than 24-hour residential mental health care services.

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Supersedes Episode of residential care—number of episodes of residential care, total NNNN Health, Superseded 16/01/2020, ACT Health, Final 14/08/2018

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Mental health establishments NMDS 2020–21 Health, Standard 16/01/2020

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