Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Short name:||Indicator 3a- Evidence of a locally approved protocol to allocate appointments for patients considering cataract surgery|
Evidence of a locally approved protocol that defines the process to allocate appointments for patients considering cataract surgery.
|Indicator set:||Clinical care standard indicators: Cataract|
Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 27/09/2021
Collection and usage attributes
The protocol should define the:
A healthcare setting that has documented evidence of a locally approved protocol that is implemented should record 'Yes.' Otherwise, the healthcare setting should record ‘No.'
|Unit of measure:||Service event|
|Other issues caveats:|
Applicable settings: All public and private ophthalmology clinics and practices, and public and private hospitals.
Source and reference attributes
Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care