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Emergency department stay—admission specialty, Tasmanian specialty code AAAA[AA]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termAdmission speciality through the Emergency Department
METeOR identifier:Help on this term743552
Registration status:Help on this termTasmanian Health, Endorsed 04/05/2021
Definition:Help on this term

The name used to identify the medicine or surgical area that takes responsibility of an admitted patients on their admission through the Emergency Department, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Emergency Department stay—admission specialty

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termAAAA[AA]
Maximum character length:Help on this term6
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
ADDMEDAddiction medicine
ALLHEAAllied health
ANAESTAnaesthetics
BRESURBreast surgery
BURMEDBurns
CARDIOCardiology
CHAEMAClinical haematology
CHEMOTChemotherapy
COLSURColorectal surgery
COMMCommunity service
DENTALDental surgery
DERMATDermatology
DIABETDiabetes
DIALYSDialysis
EMERGEEmergency medicine
ENDOCREndocrinology
ENDSUREndocrine surgery
ERNOTHEar nose & throat
FOREMHForensic mental health
FORENSForensic medicine
GASTROGastroenterology
GENETSGenetics
GENMEDGeneral medicine
GENPATGeneral pathology
GENPRAGeneral practice/primary care
GENSURGeneral surgery
GERIATGeriatric medicine
GYNAECGynaecology
GYNONCGynae oncology
HAEONCHaematology/oncology
HEPATHepatobiliary
HYPBARHyperbaric
ICUMEDIntensive care medicine
IMMUNOImmunology
INFMEDInfectious diseases
MEDIMGMedical imaging
MEDONCOncology
NEOICUNeonatal ICU
NEONATNeonatology
NEPHRONephrology
NEUROLNeurology
NEUSURNeurosurgery
OBSGYNObstetrics/gynaecology
OBSTETObstetrics
OHNSUROtolaryngology head & neck surgery
OPHTHAOphthalmology
ORAMAXOral maxillo facial surgery
ORTHOPOrthopaedic surgery
PAEICUPaediatric intensive care
PAEMEDPaediatric medicine
PAESURPaediatric surgery
PALCARPalliative care
PLASURPlastic and reconstructive surgery
PMEDPain Medicine
PREANAPre-admission & pre-anaesthesia
PSYCHIPsychiatry
RADIATRadiation/oncologist
REHABIRehabilitation
RENMEDRenal medicine
RESMEDRespiratory medicine
RHEUMARheumatology
SEASUNSexual assault unit
STROKEStroke
THORACCardiothoracic surgery
UROSURUrology
VASCULVascular & endovascular surgery

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Department of Health Tasmania 

Data element attributes

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Department 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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