Appointment—scheduled appointment status, code AA

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Appointment status code
Synonymous names:APP_STATUS_CODE
METeOR identifier:496982
Registration status:WA Health, Endorsed 19/03/2015
Definition:The stage that a scheduled appointment reaches in processing, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Appointment—scheduled appointment status

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:String
Format:AA
Maximum character length:2
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
PRProcessed
PPPart-processed
UNUnprocessed/Unknown
FUFuture appointment
RSTo be rescheduled
CACancelled appointment

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Collection methods:

This data item is not collected from hospitals that record their data in the Allied Health System (AHS) or the Health Care and Related (HCARe) system. For local reporting purposes, appointments recorded in these information systems are assigned the code PR (Processed).

Relational attributes

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:

WA Health Non-Admitted Patient Activity and Wait List Data Collection (NAPAAWL DC) 2013-14 WA Health, Endorsed 19/03/2015

WA Health Non-Admitted Patient Activity and Wait List Data Collection (NAPAAWL DC) 2014-15 WA Health, Endorsed 24/04/2015

WA Health Non-Admitted Patient Activity and Wait List Data Collection (NAPAAWL DC) 2016-17 WA Health, Endorsed 30/05/2017