Patient—cancer diagnostic assessment type

Metadata item type:Data Element Concept
METeOR identifier:530086
Registration status:Health, Standard 29/08/2014
Definition:The type of cancer diagnostic assessment used to assist in identifying whether cancer is present in the patient.

Object Class attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Object class:Patient
METeOR identifier:268959
Registration status:Health, Standard 01/03/2005
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 25/05/2020
WA Health, Endorsed 19/03/2015
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 01/11/2012
Indigenous, Endorsed 11/08/2014
Commonwealth Department of Health, Standard 17/12/2015
National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
ACT Health, Final 19/07/2018
Definition:

A person for whom a health service accepts responsibility for treatment and/or care.

Specialisation of:Person/group of persons

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Property attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Property:Cancer diagnostic assessment type
METeOR identifier:530084
Registration status:Health, Standard 29/08/2014
Definition:

The type of medical test or evaluation used to assist in identifying whether cancer is present.

The type of cancer diagnostic assessment selected will depend on the type of cancer.
Property group:Assessment event

Data element concept attributes

Relational attributes

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:

Patient—cancer diagnostic assessment type, bowel cancer code N Health, Standard 29/08/2014