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Emergency department stay—admission ward/clinical area name, text X[X(39)]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termAdmission ward/clinical area through the Emergency Department
METeOR identifier:Help on this term743548
Registration status:Help on this termTasmanian Health, Endorsed 04/05/2021
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The organisational unit or organisational arrangement dedicated to the treatment and care of admitted patients in a healthcare setting on their admission (first ward/clinical area) through the Emergency Department, as represented by text.

Data Element Concept:Emergency department stay—admission ward/clinical area name

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termText
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termX[X(39)]
Maximum character length:Help on this term40

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

This data element refers to the ward or clinical area within the healthcare facility where the patient was located on admission that was orgainsed through the Emergency Department. This information will be facility specific, so local conventions for naming wards should be used, for example Maternity Ward.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Deaprtment of Health Tasmania 

Relational attributes

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Emergency department episode end related data elements (TDLU) cluster Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 18/05/2021

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