A code set representing the setting for a birth event.
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|3||Birth centre, free standing|
|2||Birth centre, attached to hospital|
|1||Hospital, excluding birth centre|
|Supplementary Values||9||Not stated|
The development of a definition of a birth centre is currently under consideration by the Commonwealth in conjunction with the states and territories.
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