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Referral—referral receipt date

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term269445
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Recorded 13/05/2008
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 23/11/2016
Community Services (retired), Standard 01/03/2005
Definition:Help on this termThe date on which an agency receives a client referral from another party.
Context:Help on this termMany providers collect the date of referral because it has administrative importance. It can be used in the calculation of response times and for performance indicators that measure the provision of service. Can also be used to measure work-load (i.e. the number of referrals coming to a particular agency). This may be measured for particular clients or particular types of services.

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Object class:Referral
Definition:Help on this termA recommendation for further care or services.
Specialisation of:Help on this termService/care event

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Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralia Institute of Health and Welfare

Property attributes

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Property:Referral receipt date
Definition:Help on this termThe day on which a referral notification is received.
Property group:Help on this termReferral event

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Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Referral—referral receipt date, DDMMYYYY Health, Recorded 13/05/2008
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 23/11/2016
Community Services (retired), Standard 01/03/2005

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