Appointment—care type, code AAA
Data Element Attributes
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||Appointment care type code|
|Synonymous names:||APP_CARE_TYPE_CODE; CARE_TYPE|
WA Health, Standard 01/06/2017
The code that identifies the nature, acuity and intensity of care provided to a patient at an appointment.
|Data Element Concept:||Appointment—care type|
|Value Domain:||Care type code AAA|
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
This data item is a mandatory item for national reporting against the data element:
Local codes are mapped to national codes for reporting purposes.
The local version of care type has the synonymous name APP_CARE_TYPE_CODE.
The nationally reported version has the synonymous name CARE_TYPE.
|Related metadata references:|
See also Non-admitted patient service event—care type, (derived) code N
Health, Superseded 05/10/2016
|Implementation in Data Set Specifications:|
WA Health Non-Admitted Patient Activity and Wait List Data Collection (NAPAAWL DC) 2016-17
WA Health, Standard 30/05/2017
DSS specific information:
This data item is a mandatory item for national reporting in the:
It is reported nationally against the data element: