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Non-admitted patient service event—service delivery setting, code N

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termService delivery setting
METeOR identifier:Help on this term730444
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 05/02/2021
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The setting in which a service is provided to a non-admitted patient during a service event, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Non-admitted patient service event—service delivery setting

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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
1On the hospital campus of the healthcare provider
2Off the hospital campus of the healthcare provider
7Not applicable

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CODE 1   On the hospital campus of the healthcare provider

CODE 2   Off the hospital campus of the healthcare provider

This code includes:

  • community health or day centre or other community facility
  • general practice surgery or clinic
  • residential aged care facility
  • private residence
  • other hospital.

CODE 7   Not applicable

This code is used to indicate that there was no direct interaction between the patient and a health-care provider. This includes multi-disciplinary case conferences where the patient does not participate, and home delivered services where the patient performs the procedure and no healthcare provider is present.

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The setting is from the point of view of the patient in relation to the healthcare provider who records the service event in the patient's medical record.

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See also Appointment—service delivery setting, code A WA Health, Endorsed 19/03/2015

See also Non-admitted patient service event—service delivery mode, code N Health, Superseded 05/10/2016

Supersedes Non-admitted patient service event—service delivery setting, code N Health, Superseded 05/02/2021

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
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Non-admitted patient NBEDS 2021–22 Health, Standard 05/02/2021

DSS specific attributes +

Non-admitted patient NBEDS 2022–23 Health, Standardisation pending 16/09/2021

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