Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Glossary Item|
|Registration status:||Health, Standard 16/01/2020|
Care provided to hospital patients who are not admitted to the hospital, such as patients of emergency departments and outpatient clinics. The term is also used to refer to care provided to patients of community-based (non-hospital) health-care services.
Source and reference attributes
Health Expenditure Advisory Committee
AIHW 2007. Mental health services in Australia 2004–05. AIHW cat. no. HSE 47. Canberra: AIHW (Mental Health Series no. 9).
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes Ambulatory care Health, Superseded 16/01/2020, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standardisation pending 23/11/2015, ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018
|Metadata items which use this glossary item:|
Activity based funding: Mental health care NBEDS 2020–21 Health, Standard 17/01/2020
Ambulatory service unit identifier Health, Standard 16/01/2020
Ambulatory service unit name Health, Standard 16/01/2020
Community mental health care NMDS 2020–21 Health, Standard 16/01/2020
Mental health establishments NMDS 2020–21 Health, Standard 16/01/2020