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Episode of admitted patient care (procedure)—procedure commencement date, DDMMYYYY

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termDate of procedure
METeOR identifier:Help on this term270298
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/03/2005
Definition:Help on this termThe date on which a procedure commenced during an inpatient episode of care.
Data Element Concept:Episode of admitted patient care (procedure)—procedure commencement date

Value domain attributes

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 term

Admitted patients:

Record date of procedure for all procedures undertaken during an episode of care in accordance with the current edition of ICD-10-AM.

Collection methods:Help on this term

Date of procedure >= admission date

Date of procedure <= separation date

Comments:Help on this term

The National Centre for Classification in Health advises the Health Data Standards Committee of relevant changes to the ICD-10-AM.

Required to provide information on the timing of the procedure in relation to the episode of care.

Source and reference attributes

Origin:Help on this term

National Centre for Classification in Health

National Health Data Committee

Reference documents:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) 2000. Australian hospital statistics 1998-1999. AIHW cat. no. HSE 11. Canberra: AIHW (Health Services Series no. 15)

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Date of procedure, version 1, DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (14.1 KB)

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