Health service event—service commencement time, hhmm

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Time of commencement of service event
Synonymous names:Time of commencement of service event
METeOR identifier:270095
Registration status:Health, Superseded 07/12/2005

The time at which the delivery of a service commences.

Data Element Concept:Health service event—service commencement time

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Time
Data type:Date/Time
Maximum character length:4

Source and reference attributes

Reference documents:ISO 8601:2000 : Data elements and interchange formats - Information interchange - Representation of dates and times

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

24-hour clock format.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:National Institution Based Ambulatory Model Reference Group
Origin:National Health Data Committee

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Has been superseded by Non-admitted patient emergency department service episode—service commencement time, hhmm Health, Superseded 22/12/2009

Is used in the formation of Non-admitted patient emergency department service episode—waiting time (to service delivery), total minutes NNNNN Health, Superseded 22/12/2009

Supersedes Time of commencement of service event, version 2, DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (14.3 KB)