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Identifying and Definitional Attributes
Identifier
QH 042213
Version
2
Metadata Item Type
Data Element
Data Element Type
Data Element
Approval Status
Draft
01-Jul-2018  
Current
26-Jun-2019  
Superseded
05-Jul-2019  
Approval Type
Documented
Approving Authority
Executive Director, Healthcare Improvement Unit
Effective From
01-Jul-2015
Effective To
30-Jun-2017
Definition
The first condition or complaint coexisting with the principal diagnosis during a patient's stay in the emergency department/service, as represented by a code.
Context
Emergency department care
Short Name
Additional diagnosis 1 code (ICD-10-AM)
Name in Other Contexts
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Representational Attributes
Datatype
Character
Representation Class
Code
Format
ANN{.N[N]}
Minimum Character Length
3
Maximum Character Length
6
Permissible Values
A valid 9th edition code from the Corporate Reference Data System (CRDS) ICD-10-AM data set maintained by Statistical Standards and Strategies, Statistical Services Branch (SSB).
Supplementary Values
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Collection and Usage Attributes
Guide for Use
Additional diagnoses give information on the conditions that are significant in terms of treatment required, investigations needed and resources used during the emergency department stay.
Verification Rules
Emergency Data Collection (EDC):
Data element is a valid ICD-10-AM 9th edition code or blank.
Collection Methods
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Comment
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Relational Attributes
Implementation in Metadata Sets

Otherrelational

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ViewMetadata Item TypeMetadata Set TypeNameAscendingIdentifier & VersionObligationEffective FromEffective To
Information AssetData CollectionEmergency Data Collection (EDC)QH 020159 Version 1Optional01-Jul-201530-Jun-2017
Data Quality Declaration
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Source and Reference Attributes
Source Organisation
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Source Document
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