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Identifying and Definitional Attributes
QH 041569 v1
Data Element
Data Element
The type of activity delivered by a provider facility during a Telehealth session.
Telehealth admitted patient
Telehealth session event type
Service type
Representational Attributes
Numeric Character
Permissible Values


01Ward round
02Clinical consultation
03Discharge planning case conference
04Cancer care case conference
05Psychiatric case conference
06Multidisciplinary case conference
Supplementary Values


99Not stated/unknown
Collection and Usage Attributes
Code 01 Ward round
Ward round delivered via videoconference.

Code 02 Clinical consultation
Clinical consultation delivered via videoconference. Includes Retrieval Service Queensland (RSQ).

Code 03 Discharge planning case conference
Code 04 Cancer care case conference
Code 05 Psychiatric case conference
Code 06 Multidisciplinary team case conference

Code 03, 04, 05, and 06 relate to case conferences delivered via videoconference for the purpose of establishing and coordinating the management of the care needs of the patient.

A case conference requires the involvement of a minimum of two formal care providers from different disciplines, each of whom provides a different kind of care or service to the patient and can include, but is not limited to, medical practitioners, allied health professionals and community service providers or carer organisations.

Although they may attend the case conference, neither the patient nor his or her informal carer, can be counted toward the minimum of two care providers.

To be Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) eligible, additional criteria must be met.

Code 98 Other
Other type of clinical activity delivered via videoconference.

Code 99 Not stated/unknown
Not stated or unknown type of clinical activity delivered via videoconference.
All admitted patient Telehealth activity is recorded by the Queensland Health Recipient (Originator) facility where the patient is admitted.
For 2015-16 refer to Telehealth session-admitted patient Telehealth event type/provider type.
Relational Attributes
Related Metadata References

Related Metadata References_IR

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ViewRelationshipMetadata Item TypeMetadata Item SubtypeNameIdentifier & VersionApproval Status
Has been superseded byData ElementData ElementTelehealth session-admitted patient Telehealth event typeQH 041569 Version 2Superseded
Is related but not equivalent toData ElementData ElementTelehealth session-admitted patient Telehealth event type/provider typeQH 041754 Version 1Superseded
Relates toData ElementData Element ConceptTelehealth event (admitted patient)QH 041570 Version 1Current
Relates toData ElementData Element ConceptTelehealth sessionQH 041555 Version 1Current
Implementation in Metadata Sets


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ViewMetadata Item TypeMetadata Item SubtypeNameIdentifer & VersionObligationApproval StatusEffective FromEffective To
Information AssetData CollectionQueensland Hospital Admitted Patient Data Collection (QHAPDC)QH 020001 Version 1ConditionalSuperseded01-Jul-201130-Jun-2015
Source and Reference Attributes