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Date of admission

Data Item category

Health services - intrapartum care

Collections containing the item

Data definitions

METeOR: Date on which an admitted patient commences an episode of care.S/T Perinatal Data Collections: VIC: Enter the date in which the mother enters an episode of care for the birth of the baby or a homebirth practitioner attends to the mother either at the mother's home or at the practitioner's facilities. QLD: Enter the day, month and year of the date of admission of the mother for the delivery. TAS: The date on which a pregnant woman commences an episode of care as an in-patient, resulting in confinement (delivery). OTHER S/Ts: No definition specified.

Additional information

NT (online) collect no admission.
WA PDC collects this via linkage to Hospital Morbidity Data System. Women with no inpatient event for the birth will not have this data item available in the WA PDC.

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