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Identifying and Definitional Attributes
Identifier
QH 040379
Version
2
Metadata Item Type
Data Element
Data Element Type
Data Element Concept
Approval Status
Current
01-Mar-2005  
Approval Type
Standard
Approving Authority
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Effective From
01-Mar-2005
Effective To
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Definition
An episode of acute care for an admitted patient is one in which the principal clinical intent is to do one or more of the following:
- manage labour (obstetric),
- cure illness or provide definitive treatment of injury,
- perform surgery,
- relieve symptoms of illness or injury (excluding palliative care),
- reduce severity of illness or injury,
- protect against exacerbation and/or complication of an illness and/or injury which could threaten life or normal functions,
- perform diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
Context
Admitted patient care
Collection and Usage Attributes
Guide for Use
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Comment
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Relational Attributes
Related Metadata References
Supersedes Acute care episode for admitted patients QH 040379 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 101-Jul-200530-Jun-2019
Information AssetData CollectionQueensland Hospital Admitted Patient Data Collection (QHAPDC)QH 020001 Version 201-Jul-2019
Source and Reference Attributes
Source Organisation
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
Source Document
METeOR glossar item: Episode of acute care, Identifier 327230, Health standard 01/03/2005 https://meteor.aihw.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/327230
Keywords

Acute episode