Australian Government: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare METeOR Home Page

Patient—TWAIT completed indicator, yes/no code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termTWAIT completed indicator
METeOR identifier:Help on this term508542
Registration status:Help on this termIndigenous, Endorsed 05/09/2014
Definition:Help on this term

An indicator of whether a patient is on a TWAIT, i.e. a theatre waitlist, as represented by a code.

TWAITS stands for Theatre Waitlist. This term is used within hospitals for all recommended surgery waitlisted on the hospital clinical system. These are represented by Standard TWAIT Surgery FORMs that the Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) Specialist fills out if client is in need of surgery.

Data Element Concept:Patient—TWAIT completed indicator

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
1Yes
2No
Supplementary values:Help on this term
7Not applicable
8Unknown
9Not stated/inadequately described

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian 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

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Surgery recommendations cluster Indigenous, Endorsed 05/09/2014

DSS specific attributes +
My items Help on this term
Download Help on this term