Episode of admitted patient care (procedure)—procedure commencement date, DDMMYYYY
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||Date of procedure|
|Registration status:||Health, Standard 01/03/2005|
|Definition:||The 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
|Maximum character length:||8|
Data element attributes
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
Record date of procedure for all procedures undertaken during an episode of care in accordance with the current edition of ICD-10-AM.
Date of procedure >= admission date
Date of procedure <= separation date
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
National Centre for Classification in Health
National Health Data Committee
|Reference documents:||Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) 2000. Australian hospital statistics 1998-1999. AIHW cat. no. HSE 11. Canberra: AIHW (Health Services Series no. 15)|
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes Date of procedure, version 1, DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (14.1 KB)