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Elective surgery waiting list episode—intended procedure, waiting list procedure (Tasmanian TWLPC) code NN[N]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termIntended procedure
Synonymous names:Help on this termindicator procedure
METeOR identifier:Help on this term450936
Registration status:Help on this termTasmanian Health, Endorsed 08/12/2016
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The Tasmanian (TWLPC) procedure for which a patient has been placed on an elective surgery waiting list, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Elective surgery waiting list episode—intended procedure

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Classification scheme:Tasmanian waiting list procedure code (TWLPC)
Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termNN[N]
Maximum character length:Help on this term3

Collection and usage attributes

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Elective surgery comprises care where the procedures required by patients are listed in the surgical operations section of the Medicare benefits schedule, with the exclusion of specific procedures frequently done by non-surgical clinicians.

Patients awaiting the following procedures are out of the scope for elective surgery reporting:

 

Code Description
32 Colonoscopy (non surgical)
88 Cosmetic including - circumcision, varicose veins, mammoplasty, tattoo removal, abdominoplasty, wher
113 Bronchoscopy
128 Wisdom teeth removal
129 Other dental procedures
320 Colonoscopy (Bowel Cancer Screening Program)
321 Direct access colonoscopy (Bowel Cancer Screening Program)
322 Direct access colonoscopy non surgical
323 Direct access upper GI endoscopy 
324 Direct access gastroscopy and colonoscopy
325 EUS Endoscopy ultrasound
326 Chemotherapy
327 Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
328 In fusion
505 LUSCS
506 Other obstetrics
777 Emergency surgery
990 Gastroscopy & colonoscopy
998 Upper GI endoscopy
999 Non surgical treatment

Data element attributes

Relational attributes

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Tasmanian Elective Surgery Waiting List Data Set - 2016 Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 19/12/2016

DSS specific attributes +
Implementation in Indicators:Help on this termUsed as numerator
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2012, KPI24-Average overdue wait time (in days) for those who have waited beyond the elective surgery recommended time, 2012 Tasmanian Health, Archived 09/12/2016
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2013, KPI??-Elective surgery admissions (including emergency admissions), 2013 Tasmanian Health, Archived 09/12/2016
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2013, KPI??-Number of over boundary, urgency category 1 patients on the elective surgery waiting list, 2013 Tasmanian Health, Archived 09/12/2016
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2013, KPI??-Number of over boundary, urgency category 2 patients on the elective surgery waiting list, 2013 Tasmanian Health, Archived 09/12/2016
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2013, KPI??-Number of over boundary, urgency category 3 patients on the elective surgery waiting list, 2013 Tasmanian Health, Archived 09/12/2016
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2013, KPI??-Number of patints on elective surgery waiting lists waiting longer than 365 days, 2013 Tasmanian Health, Archived 09/12/2016
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2013, KPI??-Percentage of urgency category 1 elective surgery patients seen within the clinically recommended time, 2013 Tasmanian Health, Archived 09/12/2016
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2014, Elective surgery admissions (including emergency admissions), 2014 Tasmanian Health, Archived 09/12/2016
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2014, Number of over boundary, urgency category 1 patients on the elective surgery waiting list, 2014 Tasmanian Health, Archived 09/12/2016
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2014, Number of over boundary, urgency category 2 patients on the elective surgery waiting list, 2014 Tasmanian Health, Archived 09/12/2016
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2014, Number of over boundary, urgency category 3 patients on the elective surgery waiting list, 2014 Tasmanian Health, Archived 09/12/2016
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2014, Number of patients on elective surgery waiting lists waiting longer than 365 days, 2014 Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 09/12/2016
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2014, Percentage of urgency category 1 elective surgery patients seen within the clinically recommended time, 2014 Tasmanian Health, Archived 09/12/2016
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2015, AES2 - Elective Surgery - Average overdue wait days for all patients currently ready for care on the Elective Surgery Waiting List, 2015 Tasmanian Health, Archived 09/12/2016
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2015, AES3 - Elective Surgery - Maximum waiting days for patients currently ready for care on the Elective Surgery Waiting List, 2015 Tasmanian Health, Archived 09/12/2016
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2015, AES7 - Elective Surgery - Number of Category 2 patients who are treated in turn, 2015 Tasmanian Health, Archived 09/12/2016
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2015, AES8 - Elective Surgery - Number of Category 3 patients who are treated in turn, 2015 Tasmanian Health, Archived 09/12/2016
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2016, ACC12 - Elective Surgery - Number of Category 2 patients who are treated in turn, 2016 Tasmanian Health, Archived 28/03/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2016, ACC13 - Elective Surgery - Number of Category 3 patients who are treated in turn, 2016 Tasmanian Health, Archived 28/03/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2016, ACC7 - Elective Surgery - Average overdue wait days for all patients currently ready for care on the Elective Surgery Waiting List, 2016 Tasmanian Health, Archived 28/03/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2016, ACC8 - Elective Surgery - Maximum waiting days for patients currently ready for care on the Elective Surgery Waiting List, 2016 Tasmanian Health, Archived 28/03/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2016, ACC9-11 - Elective Surgery - Percentage of elective surgery patients seen within the clinically recommended time by urgency category, 2016 Tasmanian Health, Archived 28/03/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2017, ACC7, 10, 13 - Elective Surgery - Number of elective surgery patients who are treated in turn by urgency category, 2017 Tasmanian Health, Archived 28/03/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2017, ACC8, 11, 14 - Elective Surgery - Percentage of elective surgery patients seen within the clinically recommended time by urgency category, 2017 Tasmanian Health, Archived 28/03/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2017, ACC9, 12, 15 - Elective Surgery - Category 1-3 maximum overdue days, 2017 Tasmanian Health, Archived 28/03/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2017, ACT2 - Elective Surgery - Elective surgery admissions, 2017 Tasmanian Health, Archived 28/03/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health Tasmania: 2018, Elective Surgery - Category 1-3 maximum overdue days, 2018 Tasmanian Health, Archived 24/07/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health Tasmania: 2018, Elective Surgery - Elective surgery admissions, 2018 Tasmanian Health, Archived 24/07/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health Tasmania: 2018, Elective Surgery - Number of Category 2 patients who are treated in turn, 2018 Tasmanian Health, Archived 24/07/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health Tasmania: 2018, Elective Surgery - Number of Category 3 patients who are treated in turn, 2018 Tasmanian Health, Archived 24/07/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health Tasmania: 2018, Elective Surgery - Percentage of all elective surgery patients seen within the clinically recommended time, 2018 Tasmanian Health, Archived 24/07/2019
Service Plan - Department of Health Tasmania: 2019, Elective Surgery - Elective surgery admissions, 2019 Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 24/07/2019
Service Plan - Department of Health Tasmania: 2019, Elective Surgery - maximum wait days - Category 2, 2019 Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 24/07/2019
Service Plan - Department of Health Tasmania: 2019, Elective Surgery - maximum wait days - Category 3, 2019 Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 24/07/2019
Service Plan - Department of Health Tasmania: 2019, Elective surgery Category 1 - admit within recommended time, 2019 Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 24/07/2019
Used as denominator
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2012, KPI24-Average overdue wait time (in days) for those who have waited beyond the elective surgery recommended time, 2012 Tasmanian Health, Archived 09/12/2016
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2015, AES2 - Elective Surgery - Average overdue wait days for all patients currently ready for care on the Elective Surgery Waiting List, 2015 Tasmanian Health, Archived 09/12/2016
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2015, AES7 - Elective Surgery - Number of Category 2 patients who are treated in turn, 2015 Tasmanian Health, Archived 09/12/2016
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2015, AES8 - Elective Surgery - Number of Category 3 patients who are treated in turn, 2015 Tasmanian Health, Archived 09/12/2016
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2016, ACC12 - Elective Surgery - Number of Category 2 patients who are treated in turn, 2016 Tasmanian Health, Archived 28/03/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2016, ACC13 - Elective Surgery - Number of Category 3 patients who are treated in turn, 2016 Tasmanian Health, Archived 28/03/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2016, ACC7 - Elective Surgery - Average overdue wait days for all patients currently ready for care on the Elective Surgery Waiting List, 2016 Tasmanian Health, Archived 28/03/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2017, ACC7, 10, 13 - Elective Surgery - Number of elective surgery patients who are treated in turn by urgency category, 2017 Tasmanian Health, Archived 28/03/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health Tasmania: 2018, Elective Surgery - Number of Category 2 patients who are treated in turn, 2018 Tasmanian Health, Archived 24/07/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health Tasmania: 2018, Elective Surgery - Number of Category 3 patients who are treated in turn, 2018 Tasmanian Health, Archived 24/07/2019
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