Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||General Practitioner waiting time dissatisfaction indicator|
An indicator of whether a person was dissatisfied with the waiting time for an appointment with a General Practitioner, as represented by a code.
|Data Element Concept:||Person—General Practitioner waiting time dissatisfaction indicator|
Value domain attributes
|Maximum character length:||1|
Data element attributes
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
CODE 1 Yes
Record if person was dissatisfied.
CODE 2 No
Record if person was not dissatisfied.
|Comments:||People living in outer regional, remote or very remote areas of Australia were more likely to report waiting longer than acceptable compared with those living in major cities.|
Source and reference attributes
|Submitting organisation:||National Health Performance Authority|