Episode of residential care—number of episodes of residential care

Metadata item type:Data Element Concept
METeOR identifier:721816
Registration status:Health, Standard 16/01/2020
Definition:

The number of episodes of completed residential care occurring during the reference period. This includes both formal and statistical episodes of residential care.

Object Class attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Object class:Episode of residential care
Definition:

The period of care between the start of residential care (either through the formal start of the residential stay or the start of a new reference period) and the end of the residential care (either through the formal end of residential care or the end of the reference period, i.e. 30 June).

Collection and usage attributes

Comments:

For residents provided with care intended to be on an overnight basis. This may occasionally include episodes of residential care that unexpectedly ended on the same day as they started (for example, the resident died or left against advice) or began at the end of the reference period (i.e. starting care on 30 June).

Property attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Property:Number of episodes of residential care
Definition:

The number of episodes of completed residential care. This includes both formal and statistical episodes of residential care.

Context:

Specialised residential mental health services.

Property group:Performance indicators

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element concept attributes

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Episode of residential care—number of episodes of residential care Health, Superseded 16/01/2020, ACT Health, Final 14/08/2018

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:

Episode of residential care—number of episodes of residential care, total NNNN Health, Standard 16/01/2020