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Identifying and Definitional Attributes
Identifier
QH 040946
Version
1
Metadata Item Type
Data Element
Data Element Type
Data Element
Approval Status
Draft
08-May-2006  
Current
18-Oct-2007  
Superseded
08-Jul-2013  
Approval Type
Standard
Approving Authority
-
Effective From
01-Jul-2006
Effective To
30-Jun-2013
Definition
Indicates the presence of a condition (diagnosis) on admission to an episode of care.
Context
Admitted patient care
Short Name
Condition present on admission indicator
Name in Other Contexts
-
Representational Attributes
Datatype
Numeric
Representation Class
Code
Format
N
Minimum Character Length
1
Maximum Character Length
1
Permissible Values
CodeDescription
1Yes - Condition present on admission to the current episode of care
2No - Condition arises during the current episode of care
Supplementary Values
CodeDescription
9Unknown/uncertain
Collection and Usage Attributes
Guide for Use
A relevant 'Condition present on admission indicator' shall be assigned to each ICD-10-AM code recorded for an episode of care that complies with the specific guidelines for correct assignment of 'Diagnostic code (ICD-10-AM)'. The guidelines are published in the current edition of ICD-10-AM Australian Coding Standards.

1 Yes - Condition present on admission to the current episode of care
- a condition such as the presenting problem, a co morbidity, or chronic disease and in the case of neonates, the condition(s) present at birth
- a previously existing condition not diagnosed until the current episode of care

2 No - Condition arises during the current episode of care
- a condition which arises during the current episode of care and would not have been present on admission

9 Unknown/uncertain
- a condition where the documentation does not support assignment to 1 or 2
Verification Rules
A CPoA must be associated with a Diagnostic code (ICD-10-AM).
Collection Methods
Queensland Health public hospitals:
- Electronic submission - HBCIS ICD Morbidity Coding and HQI Modules
- Paper submission - Public Hospital Identification and Diagnostic Sheet MR056 

Private Hospitals:
- Electronic submission - various PAS vendor morbidity files
- Paper submission - Private Hospital Identification and Diagnostic Sheet PHI
Comment
-
Relational Attributes
Related Metadata References
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-200630-Jun-2013
Data Quality Declaration
-
Source and Reference Attributes
Source Organisation
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
Source Document
METeOR data element: Episode of admitted patient care-diagnosis onset flag, code N, Identifier 270192, Health standard 01/03/2005 https://meteor.aihw.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/270192/meteorItemView/long