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Elective care waiting list episode—category reassignment date, DDMMYYYY

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termCategory reassignment date
METeOR identifier:Help on this term270010
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 12/06/2015
Definition:Help on this term

The date on which a patient awaiting elective hospital care is assigned to a different urgency category as a result of clinical review for the awaited procedure, or is assigned to a different patient listing status category.

Data Element Concept:Elective care waiting list episode—category reassignment date

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Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termDate
Data type:Help on this termDate/Time
Format:Help on this termDDMMYYYY
Maximum character length:Help on this term8

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termThe date needs to be recorded each time a patient's urgency classification or listing status changes.
Comments:Help on this term

This date is necessary for the calculation of the waiting time at admission and the waiting time at a census date.

Source and reference attributes

Origin:Help on this term

National Health Data Committee

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Category reassignment date, version 2, DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (14.2 KB)

Has been superseded by Elective care waiting list episode—category reassignment date, DDMMYYYY Health, Superseded 19/11/2015

Is used in the formation of Elective surgery waiting list episode—waiting time (at a census date), total days N[NNN] Health, Superseded 13/12/2011

Is used in the formation of Elective surgery waiting list episode—waiting time (at removal), total days N[NNN] Health, Superseded 13/12/2011

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