The actual place where the birth occurred.
Queensland Perinatal Data Collection (QPDC)
This is to be recorded for each baby the mother delivers from this pregnancy.
Code 4 Home - should be reserved for those births that occur at the home intended.
Code 8 Other - used when birth occurs at a home other than that intended. May also include a community health centre or be used for babies "born before arrival".
Queensland Perinatal Data Collection (QPDC):
Must not be blank
Validated against list of actual place of birth codes
Implementation in Metadata Sets
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
Actual/s; Birth place