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Person—delayed filling a prescription due to cost indicator, yes/no code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termDelayed filling a prescription due to cost
METeOR identifier:Help on this term573605
Registration status:Help on this termNational Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
Definition:Help on this termAn indicator of whether a person delayed filling a prescription due to cost, represented as a code.
Data Element Concept:Person—delayed filling a prescription due to cost 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

Delayed filling a prescription due to cost.

Code 2 No

Have not delayed filling a prescription due to cost.

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Healthy Communities: Cost barriers to prescribed medication, 2011–12 National Health Performance Authority (retired), Superseded 19/03/2015
National Health Performance Authority, Healthy Communities: Cost barriers to prescribed medication, 2012–13 National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
National Health Performance Authority, Healthy Communities: Cost barriers to prescribed medication, 2013–14 National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
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