Emergency department stay—presentation time

Metadata item type:Data Element Concept
METeOR identifier:472772
Registration status:Health, Superseded 25/01/2018
Tasmanian Health, Archived 25/05/2020
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 31/10/2012
National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
Definition:The time at which the patient presents for the delivery of an emergency department service.
Context:

Admitted patient care.

Community health care.

Hospital non-admitted patient care:

Required to identify commencement of a visit and for calculation of waiting times.

Object Class attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Object class:Emergency department stay
Definition:The period between when a patient presents at an emergency department and when that person is recorded as having physically departed the emergency department.
Context:Emergency department care.
Specialisation of:Service/care event

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing

Property attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Property:Presentation time
Definition:The time at which a person presents for the delivery of a service.
Property group:Entry into service event

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element concept attributes

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Has been superseded by Emergency department stay—presentation time Health, Standard 25/01/2018, Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 25/05/2020, ACT Health, Final 19/07/2018

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:

Emergency department stay—presentation time, hhmm Health, Superseded 25/01/2018
Tasmanian Health, Archived 25/05/2020
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 31/10/2012
National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016