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Elective surgery waiting list episode—overdue patient status

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term269482
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 25/01/2018
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 07/12/2016
Definition:Help on this termAn overdue patient is one whose wait has exceeded the time that has been determined as clinically desirable in relation to the urgency category to which they have been assigned.
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Elective surgery:

The numbers and proportions of overdue patients represent a measure of the hospital's performance in the provision of elective hospital care.

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Object class:Elective surgery waiting list episode
Definition:Help on this termThe period between entry to and removal from an elective surgery waiting list.
Specialisation of:Help on this termService episode

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

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Property:Overdue patient status
Definition:Help on this termAn indicator of a patient whose wait for care exceeded the time determined as clinically desirable.
Property group:Help on this termPerformance indicators

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

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Has been superseded by Elective surgery waiting list episode—overdue patient status Health, Standard 25/01/2018, ACT Health, Final 19/07/2018

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Elective surgery waiting list episode—overdue patient status, code N Health, Superseded 13/12/2011

Elective surgery waiting list episode—overdue patient status, code N Health, Superseded 12/06/2015

Elective surgery waiting list episode—overdue patient status, code N Health, Superseded 19/11/2015

Elective surgery waiting list episode—overdue patient status, code N Health, Superseded 25/01/2018
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 07/12/2016

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