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Patient—initial visit since diagnosis indicator (diabetes mellitus)

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term303972
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 21/09/2005
Definition:Help on this termWhether this is the initial visit of the patient to a health professional for diabetes or a related condition after diagnosis has been established.
Context:Help on this term

Public health, health care and clinical settings.

Diabetes mellitus specific metadata item.

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Identifying and definitional attributes

Object class:Patient
Definition:Help on this term

A person for whom a health service accepts responsibility for treatment and or care.

Specialisation of:Help on this termPerson/group of persons

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Property:Initial visit since diagnosis indicator
Definition:Help on this termAn indicator of whether a visit to a health professional in relation to a specific condition is the first visit since diagnosis.
Property group:Help on this termService provision event

Source and reference attributes

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

Data element concept attributes

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Comments:Help on this termUsed to compare findings or parameters (e.g. blood glucose control) of newly referred individuals with that of those previously seen.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termNational Diabetes Data Working Group

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Supersedes Patient—initial visit since diagnosis status (diabetes mellitus) Health, Superseded 21/09/2005

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:Help on this term

Patient—initial visit since diagnosis indicator (diabetes mellitus), code N Health, Standard 21/09/2005

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