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Episode of admitted patient care—intervention, code (ACHI 12th edn) NNNNN-NN

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termIntervention
Synonymous names:Help on this termClinical intervention; Procedure; Surgical operation
METeOR identifier:Help on this term746669
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standardisation pending 20/09/2021
Definition:Help on this term

A clinical intervention represented by a code that:

  • is surgical in nature, and/or
  • carries a procedural risk, and/or
  • carries an anaesthetic risk, and/or
  • requires specialised training, and/or
  • requires special facilities or equipment only available in an admitted patient care setting.
Data Element Concept:Episode of admitted patient care—intervention

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Classification scheme:Australian Classification of Health Interventions (ACHI) 12th edition
Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termNNNNN-NN
Maximum character length:Help on this term8

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Collection and usage attributes

Collection methods:Help on this term

Interventions are classified from, and must be substantiated by, clinical documentation.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Independent Hospital Pricing Authority

Origin:Help on this term

Independent Hospital Pricing Authority

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Episode of admitted patient care—procedure, code (ACHI 11th edn) NNNNN-NN Health, Standard 12/12/2018, Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 08/04/2019

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Admitted patient care NMDS 2022–23 Health, Standardisation pending 20/09/2021

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