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Identifying and Definitional Attributes
Identifier
QH 040101
Version
1
Metadata Item Type
Data Element
Data Element Type
Data Element
Approval Status
Current
15-Jan-1998  
Superseded
03-Aug-2014  
Approval Type
Standard
Approving Authority
-
Effective From
01-Jul-1996
Effective To
30-Jun-2014
Definition
A flag which indicates that the procedure (or V code) was performed as a contracted service, and specifies whether it was performed on an admitted or non-admitted basis. It also records contracted services performed by private health organisations.
Context
Instituitional health care
Short Name
Contract flag
Name in Other Contexts
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Representational Attributes
Datatype
Numeric
Representation Class
Code
Format
N
Minimum Character Length
1
Maximum Character Length
1
Permissible Values
CodeDescription
1Contracted admitted procedure
2Contracted non-admitted procedure or procedure performed by private health organisations
Supplementary Values
-
Collection and Usage Attributes
Guide for Use
Hospitals that place a patient on contract leave to a private health organisation with no facility number should record a dummy facility number of 99998. Code (2) of the contract flag has been extended to facilitate this.
Verification Rules
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Collection Methods
-
Comment
Recorded by the contracting hospital.

Flag procedure codes only, unless the procedure was not carried out, in which case flag the V code.
Relational Attributes
Related Metadata References
Has been superseded by Contracted hospital care service-contract procedure flag QH 040101 Version 2
Is a qualifier of Diagnostic code (ICD-9-CM) QH 040100 Version 1
Relates to Contract service QH 040130 Version 1
Implementation in Metadata Sets

Otherrelational

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ViewMetadata Item TypeMetadata Set TypeNameAscendingIdentifier & VersionObligationEffective FromEffective To
Information AssetData CollectionQueensland Hospital Admitted Patient Data Collection (QHAPDC)QH 020001 Version 1Conditional01-Jul-199630-Jun-2014
Data Quality Declaration
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Source and Reference Attributes
Source Organisation
-
Source Document
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