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Emergency department stay—presentation time, hhmm

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termTime patient presents
METeOR identifier:Help on this term471889
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 25/01/2018
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 08/12/2016
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 31/10/2012
National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
Definition:Help on this termThe time at which the patient presents for the delivery of an emergency department service, expressed as hhmm.
Data Element Concept:Emergency department stay—presentation time

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termTime
Data type:Help on this termDate/Time
Format:Help on this termhhmm
Maximum character length:Help on this term4

Source and reference attributes

Reference documents:Help on this termISO 8601:2000 : Data elements and interchange formats - Information interchange - Representation of dates and times

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termThe time of patient presentation at the emergency department is the time of first recorded contact with an emergency department staff member. The first recorded contact can be the commencement of the clerical registration or triage process, whichever happens first.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termNational Institution Based Ambulatory Model Reference Group
Origin:Help on this termNational Health Data Committee

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Related metadata references:Help on this term

Has been superseded by Emergency department stay—presentation time, hhmm Health, Standard 25/01/2018, ACT Health, Final 08/08/2018

See also Health service event—presentation time, hhmm Health, Standard 01/03/2005, Tasmanian Health, Draft 23/07/2012

Is used in the formation of Non-admitted patient emergency department service episode—service episode length, total minutes NNNNN Health, Superseded 30/01/2012

Is used in the formation of Non-admitted patient emergency department service episode—service episode length, total minutes NNNNN Health, Superseded 25/01/2018, Tasmanian Health, Draft 14/09/2012, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 01/11/2012

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
All attributes +

Activity based funding: Emergency department care DSS 2013-2014 Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Superseded 01/03/2013

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Emergency department care activity based funding DSS 2012-2013 Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Superseded 31/10/2012

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Non-admitted patient emergency department care DSS 1 January 2012-30 June 2012 Health, Retired 30/01/2012

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Non-admitted patient emergency department care DSS 2014-15 Health, Superseded 04/02/2015

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Non-admitted patient emergency department care DSS 2015-16 Health, Superseded 02/12/2015

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Non-admitted patient emergency department care NBEDS 2016-17 Health, Superseded 05/10/2016

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Non-admitted patient emergency department care NBEDS 2017-18 Health, Superseded 12/12/2018

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Non-admitted patient emergency department care NMDS 2012-13 Health, Superseded 07/02/2013

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Non-admitted patient emergency department care NMDS 2013-14 Health, Superseded 11/04/2014

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Non-admitted patient emergency department care NMDS 2014-15 Health, Superseded 13/11/2014

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Non-admitted patient emergency department care NMDS 2015-16 Health, Superseded 19/11/2015

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Non-admitted patient emergency department care NMDS 2016-17 Health, Superseded 05/10/2016

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Non-admitted patient emergency department care NMDS 2017-18 Health, Superseded 25/01/2018

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Tasmanian Emergency Department Data Set - 2016 Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 08/03/2017

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Implementation in Indicators:Help on this termUsed as numerator
National Health Performance Authority, Hospital Performance: Waiting times for emergency hospital care: Percentage completed within four hours, 2014 National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
National Healthcare Agreement: PI 21b-Waiting times for emergency hospital care: Proportion completed within four hours, 2014 Health, Superseded 14/01/2015
National Partnership Agreement on Improving Public Hospital Services: Admission to hospital from emergency departments Health, Standard 15/06/2012
National Partnership Agreement on Improving Public Hospital Services: National Emergency Access Target Health, Standard 21/11/2013
National Partnership Agreement on Improving Public Hospital Services: Unplanned re-attendances to the emergency department within 48 hours of previous attendances Health, Standard 07/08/2014
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2016, ACC4 - Emergency Department - Percentage of all emergency department patients with an ED length of stay less than 4 hours, 2016 Tasmanian Health, Archived 28/03/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2016, ACC5 - Emergency Department - Percentage of emergency department patients admitted through the ED with an ED length of stay less than 8 hours, 2016 Tasmanian Health, Archived 28/03/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2016, ACC6 - Emergency Department -Percentage of all emergency department patients with an ED length of stay less than 24 hours, 2016 Tasmanian Health, Archived 28/03/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2017, ACC4 - Emergency Department - Percentage of all emergency department patients with an ED length of stay less than 4 hours, 2017 Tasmanian Health, Archived 28/03/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2017, ACC5 - Emergency Department - Percentage of emergency department patients admitted through the ED with an ED length of stay less than 8 hours, 2017 Tasmanian Health, Archived 28/03/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2017, ACC6 - Emergency Department - Percentage of all emergency department patients with an ED length of stay less than 24 hours, 2017 Tasmanian Health, Archived 28/03/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health Tasmania: 2018, Emergency Department - Percentage of all emergency department patients with an ED length of stay less than 24 hours, 2018 Tasmanian Health, Archived 24/07/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health Tasmania: 2018, Emergency Department - Percentage of all emergency department patients with an ED length of stay less than 4 hours, 2018 Tasmanian Health, Archived 24/07/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health Tasmania: 2018, Emergency Department - Percentage of emergency department patients admitted through the ED with an ED length of stay less than 8 hours, 2018 Tasmanian Health, Archived 24/07/2019
Service Plan - Department of Health Tasmania: 2019, ED patients with an ED length of stay less than 24 hours (all specified facilities), 2019 Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 24/07/2019
Service Plan - Department of Health Tasmania: 2019, Emergency patients with an ED length of stay less than four hours (all specified facilities), 2019 Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 24/07/2019
Service Plan - Department of Health Tasmania: 2019, Patients admitted through the ED with an ED length of stay less than eight hours (all specified facilities), 2019 Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 24/07/2019
Used as denominator
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2016, ACC4 - Emergency Department - Percentage of all emergency department patients with an ED length of stay less than 4 hours, 2016 Tasmanian Health, Archived 28/03/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2016, ACC5 - Emergency Department - Percentage of emergency department patients admitted through the ED with an ED length of stay less than 8 hours, 2016 Tasmanian Health, Archived 28/03/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2016, ACC6 - Emergency Department -Percentage of all emergency department patients with an ED length of stay less than 24 hours, 2016 Tasmanian Health, Archived 28/03/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2017, ACC4 - Emergency Department - Percentage of all emergency department patients with an ED length of stay less than 4 hours, 2017 Tasmanian Health, Archived 28/03/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2017, ACC5 - Emergency Department - Percentage of emergency department patients admitted through the ED with an ED length of stay less than 8 hours, 2017 Tasmanian Health, Archived 28/03/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health and Human Services Tasmania: 2017, ACC6 - Emergency Department - Percentage of all emergency department patients with an ED length of stay less than 24 hours, 2017 Tasmanian Health, Archived 28/03/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health Tasmania: 2018, Emergency Department - Percentage of all emergency department patients with an ED length of stay less than 24 hours, 2018 Tasmanian Health, Archived 24/07/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health Tasmania: 2018, Emergency Department - Percentage of all emergency department patients with an ED length of stay less than 4 hours, 2018 Tasmanian Health, Archived 24/07/2019
Service Agreement - Department of Health Tasmania: 2018, Emergency Department - Percentage of emergency department patients admitted through the ED with an ED length of stay less than 8 hours, 2018 Tasmanian Health, Archived 24/07/2019
Service Plan - Department of Health Tasmania: 2019, ED patients with an ED length of stay less than 24 hours (all specified facilities), 2019 Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 24/07/2019
Service Plan - Department of Health Tasmania: 2019, Emergency patients with an ED length of stay less than four hours (all specified facilities), 2019 Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 24/07/2019
Service Plan - Department of Health Tasmania: 2019, Patients admitted through the ED with an ED length of stay less than eight hours (all specified facilities), 2019 Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 24/07/2019
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