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Episode of residential care—episode end mode, code N

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termEpisode of residential care end mode
METeOR identifier:Help on this term723192
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 16/01/2020
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The reason for ending an episode of residential care, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Episode of residential care—episode end mode

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Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Died
2Left against clinical advice / at own risk
3Did not return from leave
4Formal discharge from residential care at this establishment
5End of reference period
6Return to other residential mental health service
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9Unknown/not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

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CODES 1–4 These codes refer to the formal end of a residential care episode.

CODE 5  End of reference period

This code refers to the statistical end of a residential care episode.

CODE 6  Return to other residential mental health service

This code refers to the end of a concurrent short intervention stay when a resident returns to the original residential mental health service after a period of leave days.

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CODE 6   Return to other residential mental health service

This code should only occur in instances where Code 4, 'Start of expected short concurrent residential stay (on leave from other residential mental health service)', is reported for Episode start mode.

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See also Episode of mental health care—episode end mode, code N[N] Health, Standard 17/01/2020

Supersedes Episode of residential care—episode end mode, code N Health, Superseded 16/01/2020, ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

See also Episode of residential care—episode start mode, code N Health, Standard 16/01/2020

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Residential mental health care NMDS 2020–21 Health, Standard 16/01/2020

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