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Appointment—outcome, code AAA

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termAppointment outcome code
Synonymous names:Help on this termAPP_OUTCOME_CODE
METeOR identifier:Help on this term509381
Registration status:Help on this termWA Health, Endorsed 19/03/2015
Definition:Help on this termThe code that represents the attendance of the patient at the appointment, the reason why the appointment did not occur or the future activity that will be performed at the end of the appointment.
Data Element Concept:Appointment—outcome

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termAAA
Maximum character length:Help on this term3
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
ADMAdmit to ward
ARVArrived
CANCancelled
CONChart only
COUCounselling of relatives
DECDeceased in clinic
DIEDeceased
DISDischarge from clinic
PAEPatient arrived in error
PALPatient late not seen
PDAPatient did not attend
PLNPatient left not seen
PRIPrivate referral
RASRefer to other specialty
REAReappointment
REDRefer to Emergency Department
REVFurther review
RGPReferred back to General Practitioner
ROHRefer to other hospital
RTWReturn to ward
RWLRefer to Inpatient Wait List
Supplementary values:Help on this term
NSPNot specified
UNKOutcome/Attendance unknown

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Only appointment records with an outcome code of ARV (Arrived) can be used to determine a non-admitted patient service event.

All other outcome codes indicate that the appointment is not a non-admitted patient service event.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Has been superseded by Appointment—appointment outcome, code AAA WA Health, Endorsed 01/06/2017

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

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

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