Appointment—group session indicator, yes/no code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Group session indicator
Synonymous names:GROUP_SESSION_INDICATOR
METeOR identifier:571127
Registration status:WA Health, Endorsed 19/03/2015
Definition:An indicator for health services that are provided to two or more patients by the same health care provider(s) at the same appointment, as represented by a code.

Data element concept attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Data element concept:Appointment—group session indicator
METeOR identifier:571111
Registration status:WA Health, Endorsed 19/03/2015
Definition:An indicator for health services that are provided to two or more patients by the same health care provider(s) at the same appointment.
Object class:Appointment
Property:Group session indicator

Value domain attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Value domain:Yes/no code N
METeOR identifier:270732
Registration status:Housing assistance, Standard 23/08/2010
Health, Standard 01/03/2005
Early Childhood, Standard 21/05/2010
Homelessness, Standard 23/08/2010
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 27/05/2020
WA Health, Endorsed 19/03/2015
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 01/11/2012
Indigenous, Endorsed 16/09/2014
Commonwealth Department of Health, Proposed 22/01/2015
Disability, Standard 07/10/2014
Community Services (retired), Standard 27/04/2007
National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
ACT Health, Final 19/07/2018
Definition:A code set representing 'yes' and 'no'.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Boolean
Format:N
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1Yes
2No

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

This data item is mandatory for reporting in the:

Non-admitted patient DSS 2013-14

Activity based funding: Non-admitted patient care DSS 2013-2014

Non-admitted patient DSS 2014-15

It is reported nationally using the data element:

Non-admitted patient service event-group session indicator, yes/no code N

 

Collection methods:

The appointment session type code in the NAPAAWL DC is used to assign the group session indicator.

Records with a value of 'GRP' for the appointment session type code will be assigned a value of 1 for the group session indicator. All other records will be assigned a value of 2 for the group session indicator.

Comments:An interaction between a clinician and a non-admitted patient can be in a group setting with multiple patients but may not always be a non-admitted patient service event.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Has been superseded by Appointment—group session indicator, (derived) yes/no code N WA Health, Endorsed 01/06/2017

Is formed using Appointment—session type, code AAA WA Health, Endorsed 19/03/2015

See also Non-admitted patient event—group session status, yes/no/not stated/inadequately described code N Health, Superseded 25/01/2018

See also Non-admitted patient service event—group session indicator, yes/no code N Health, Superseded 05/10/2016

See also Non-admitted patient service event—group session indicator, yes/no code N Health, Superseded 13/11/2014, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 01/11/2012

See also Non-admitted patient service event—group session indicator, yes/no/not applicable/not stated/inadequately described code N Health, Standard 05/02/2021

See also Non-admitted patient service event—group session indicator, yes/no/not stated/inadequately described code N Health, Superseded 05/02/2021

See also Service contact—group session indicator, yes/no/not stated/inadequately described code N Health, Superseded 17/01/2020

See also Service contact—group session indicator, yes/no/not stated/inadequately described code N Health, Standard 23/12/2020

See also Service contact—group session indicator, yes/no/not stated/inadequately described code N Health, Superseded 23/12/2020

See also Service contact—group session indicator, yes/no/not stated/inadequately described code N Health, Standardisation pending 22/10/2021

See also Service contact—group session status, yes/no/not stated/inadequately described code N Health, Superseded 25/01/2018

See also Service contact—group session status, yes/no/not stated/inadequately described code N Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Superseded 28/02/2017

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:

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