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Person—cancer diagnostic assessment indicator, yes/no code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termCancer diagnostic assessment indicator
METeOR identifier:Help on this term563770
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 29/08/2014
Definition:Help on this termAn indicator of whether the person receives a cancer diagnostic assessment, to determine the presence or otherwise of cancer, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Person—cancer diagnostic assessment 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

To be recorded when a person has undergone a cancer diagnostic assessment.

CODE 2   No

To be recorded when a person has not undergone a cancer diagnostic assessment.

If a person receives a negative screening result, no further assessment is required as the presence of cancer is not suspected.

Relational attributes

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
All attributes +

National Bowel Cancer Screening Program NBEDS 2014-18 Health, Superseded 06/09/2018

DSS specific attributes +

National Bowel Cancer Screening Program NBEDS 2018–19 Health, Superseded 12/12/2018

DSS specific attributes +

National Bowel Cancer Screening Program NBEDS 2019–20 Health, Standard 12/12/2018

DSS specific attributes +

National Bowel Cancer Screening Program NBEDS 2020–21 Health, Standardisation pending 15/11/2019

DSS specific attributes +
Implementation in Indicators:Help on this termUsed as numerator
National Bowel Cancer Screening Program: PI 07-Interval cancer rate Health, Superseded 06/09/2018
National Bowel Cancer Screening Program: PI 07-Interval cancer rate Health, Standard 06/09/2018
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