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Patient—primary health follow-up interval, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termPrimary health follow-up interval (code)
METeOR identifier:Help on this term508244
Registration status:Help on this termIndigenous, Endorsed 05/09/2014
Definition:Help on this termA recommended period of time until a patient's next consultation or action follow-up with a primary health professional, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Patient—primary health follow-up interval

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
13 months
26 months
31 year
4As needed (PRN)
Supplementary values:Help on this term
8Unknown
9Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termPRN is an abbreviation for pro re nata which is a Latin phrase meaning “as needed”. The amount of time until a follow-up consultation or action is determined by the patient’s needs.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element attributes

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

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See also Patient—primary health course of action prior to review, code N Indigenous, Endorsed 05/09/2014

See also Patient—primary health follow-up indicator, yes/no code N Indigenous, Endorsed 05/09/2014

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Follow-up required cluster Indigenous, Endorsed 05/09/2014

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