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Non-admitted patient service request—service request issue date, DDMMYYYY

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termService request issue date
METeOR identifier:Help on this term596448
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 07/10/2020
Definition:Help on this term

The date on which a request for a non-admitted patient service was issued, expressed as DDMMYYYY.

Data Element Concept:Non-admitted patient service request—service request issue date

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termDate
Data type:Help on this termDate/Time
Format:Help on this termDDMMYYYY
Maximum character length:Help on this term8

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

The service request issue date refers to the date recorded on the service request.

At a non-admitted patient service, service requests include:

  • formal referral from a health-care provider, such as a general practitioner or specialist, or from a hospital, such as an emergency department, and
  • self-referral or attendance at a walk-in clinic.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Measurement of Access to Elective Surgery (MATES) Working Group

Steward:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

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

Non-admitted patient NBEDS 2021–22 Health, Standard 05/02/2021

DSS specific attributes +

Non-admitted patient NBEDS 2022–23 Health, Standardisation pending 16/09/2021

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