Emergency service stay—type of visit to emergency service

Metadata item type:Data Element Concept
METeOR identifier:748875
Registration status:Health, Standard 20/10/2021
Definition:

The reason the patient presents to an emergency service.

Context:

Hospital non-admitted patient care

Object Class attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Object class:Emergency service stay
Definition:

The period between when a patient presents at an emergency service and when that person is recorded as having physically departed the emergency service.

Context:

Emergency service care.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Independent Hospital Pricing Authority

Property attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Property:Type of visit to emergency service
Definition:

An indicator of the reason for arrival at an emergency service.

Property group:Entry into service event

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element concept attributes

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Emergency service stay—type of visit to emergency service Health, Superseded 20/10/2021

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:

Emergency service stay—type of visit to emergency service, code N Health, Standard 20/10/2021