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

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Service delivery setting
METeOR identifier:730444
Registration status:Health, Standard 05/02/2021
Definition:

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

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1On the hospital campus of the healthcare provider
2Off the hospital campus of the healthcare provider
7Not applicable

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

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.

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Collection methods:

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.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

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See also Non-admitted patient service event—service delivery mode, code N Health, Superseded 05/10/2016

Supersedes Non-admitted patient service event—service delivery setting, code N Health, Superseded 05/02/2021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

Non-admitted patient NBEDS 2021–22 Health, Superseded 20/10/2021

DSS specific attributes +

Non-admitted patient NBEDS 2022–23 Health, Standard 20/10/2021

DSS specific attributes +