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Identifying and Definitional Attributes
Identifier
QH 040007
Version
1
Metadata Item Type
Data Element
Data Element Type
Data Element
Approval Status
Current
15-Jan-1998  
Superseded
15-Jul-2019  
Approval Type
Standard
Approving Authority
-
Effective From
01-Jul-1984
Effective To
30-Jun-2018
Definition
The unique identifier assigned to each patient admission episode by an individual facility.
Context
Institutional health care
Short Name
Episode number-person
Name in Other Contexts
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Representational Attributes
Datatype
Character
Representation Class
Identification Number
Format
X(12)
Minimum Character Length
12
Maximum Character Length
12
Permissible Values
-
Supplementary Values
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Collection and Usage Attributes
Guide for Use
The episode number/admission number is allocated automatically by the system at a facility or is recorded from an Admission Register.
Verification Rules
Queensland Hospital Admitted Patient Data Collection (QHAPDC):
Must be unique to each admission episode for the patient within the facility.
Must not be null.
Must be transmitted as a 12 character string, right adjusted and zero filled from the left.
Collection Methods
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Comment
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Relational Attributes
Related Metadata References
Has been superseded by Episode of care-person episode number QH 040007 Version 2
Implementation in Metadata Sets

Otherrelational

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ViewMetadata Item TypeMetadata Set TypeNameAscendingIdentifier & VersionObligationEffective FromEffective To
Information AssetData CollectionQueensland Cancer Registry (QCR) Data CollectionQH 020002 Version 1Mandatory01-Jan-198230-Jun-2018
Information AssetData CollectionQueensland Hospital Admitted Patient Data Collection (QHAPDC)QH 020001 Version 1Mandatory01-Jul-198430-Jun-2018
Data Supply RequirementHHS Service AgreementQueensland Hospital Admitted Patient Data Collection (QHAPDC) Private Facility Data Supply Requirement (DSR) 2016-2017QH 020315 Version 1Mandatory01-Jul-201630-Jun-2017
Data Supply RequirementHHS Service AgreementQueensland Hospital Admitted Patient Data Collection (QHAPDC) Private Facility Data Supply Requirement (DSR) 2017-2018QH 020501 Version 1Mandatory01-Jul-201730-Jun-2018
Data Supply RequirementHHS Service AgreementQueensland Hospital Admitted Patient Data Collection (QHAPDC) Public Hospital Services Data Supply Requirement (DSR) 2016-2017QH 020314 Version 1Mandatory01-Jul-201630-Jun-2017
Data Supply RequirementHHS Service AgreementQueensland Hospital Admitted Patient Data Collection (QHAPDC) Public Hospital Services Data Supply Requirement (DSR) 2017-2018QH 020329 Version 1Mandatory01-Jul-201730-Jun-2018
Data Quality Declaration
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Source and Reference Attributes
Source Organisation
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Source Document
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