Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
      • Admitted patient mental health care NMDS
  • Data elements include
    • Additional diagnosis
    • Admission date
    • Area of usual residence
    • Care type
    • Country of birth
    • Date of birth
    • Diagnosis related group
    • Employment status - acute hospital and private psychiatric hospital admissions
    • Employment status - public psychiatric hospital admissions
    • Establishment identifier
    • Indigenous status
    • Intended length of hospital stay
    • Major diagnostic category
    • Marital status
    • Mental health legal status
    • Mode of separation
    • Person identifier
    • Person identifier type - health care
    • Principal diagnosis
    • Referral to further care (psychiatric patients)
    • Separation date
    • Sex
    • Source of referral to public psychiatric hospital
    • Total leave days
    • Total psychiatric care days
    • Type of accommodation
    • Type of usual accommodation
  • Supporting data elements and data element concepts
    • Acute care episode for admitted patients
    • Admission
    • Admitted patient
    • Diagnosis
    • Episode of care
    • Establishment number
    • Establishment sector
    • Hospital
    • Patient
    • Region code
    • Separation
    • State/Territory identifier