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Person—General Practitioner waiting time dissatisfaction indicator, yes/no code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termGeneral Practitioner waiting time dissatisfaction indicator
METeOR identifier:Help on this term556882
Registration status:Help on this termNational Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
Definition:Help on this term

An indicator of whether a person was dissatisfied with the waiting time for an appointment with a General Practitioner, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Person—General Practitioner waiting time dissatisfaction indicator

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termBoolean
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Yes
2No

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

CODE 1 Yes

Record if person was dissatisfied.

CODE 2 No

Record if person was not dissatisfied.

Comments:Help on this termPeople living in outer regional, remote or very remote areas of Australia were more likely to report waiting longer than acceptable compared with those living in major cities.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termNational Health Performance Authority

Relational attributes

Implementation in Indicators:Help on this termUsed as numerator
National Health Performance Authority, Healthy Communities: Satisfaction with waiting times for GPs, 2011–12 National Health Performance Authority (retired), Superseded 19/03/2015
National Health Performance Authority, Healthy Communities: Waiting times for GP appointments, 2012–13 National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
National Health Performance Authority, Healthy Communities: Waiting times for GP appointments, 2013–14 National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
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