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Definition

An indicator of whether a person reported attending a hospital emergency department for their own health in the preceding 12 months, as represented by a code.

Components

Data Element (this item)

Representation

This representation is based on the value domain for this data element, more information is available at " Yes/no code N ".
Data Type Boolean
Format N
Maximum character length 1
Values
Value Meaning Start Date End Date
Permissible Values 1 Yes
2 No

Comments

Guide for use:

Population is limited to persons aged 15 years and over.

CODE 1 Yes

Record if person visited any hospital emergency department for their own health in the preceding 12 months.

CODE 2 No

Record if person did not visit any hospital emergency department for their own health in the preceding 12 months.

References

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Relation Count
Use within a Question 0
As a numerator in an Indicator 1
As a denominator in an Indicator 1
As a disaggregation in an Indicator 1