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Episode of residential care—mental health care referral destination, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termMental health care referral destination
Synonymous names:Help on this termReferral destination to further care (from specialised mental health residential care)
METeOR identifier:Help on this term723198
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 16/01/2020
Definition:Help on this term

The type of mental health care the resident is referred to by the residential mental health care service for further care at the end of residential stay, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Episode of residential care—mental health care referral destination

Value domain attributes

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
1Specialised mental health admitted patient care
2Specialised mental health residential care
3Specialised mental health ambulatory care
4Private psychiatrist care
5General practitioner care
6Other care
7Not referred
8Not applicable (i.e. end of reference period or died)
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Unknown/not stated/inadequately described

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Where the resident is referred to two or more types of health care, the type of health care provided by the service primarily responsible for the care of the resident is to be reported.

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Episode of residential care—mental health care referral destination, code N Health, Superseded 16/01/2020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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