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Episode of residential care—episode start mode, code N

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termEpisode of residential care start mode
METeOR identifier:Help on this term723196
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 16/01/2020
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The reason for starting an episode of residential care, as represented by a code.

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

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Representational attributes

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
2Start of a new residential stay
3Start of a new reference period
4Start of expected short concurrent residential stay (on leave from other residential mental health service)
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Unknown/not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

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CODE 2  Start of a new residential stay

This code refers to the formal start of a residential care episode.

CODE 3  Start of a new reference period

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

CODE 4  Start of expected short concurrent residential stay (on leave from other residential mental health service)

This code refers to the start of an expected short concurrent residential stay when a resident is on leave from the original residential mental health service with the intention of return.

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

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

Supersedes Episode of residential care—episode start mode, code N Health, Superseded 16/01/2020, ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

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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