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Elective care waiting list episode—category reassignment date, DDMMYYYY

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termCategory reassignment date
METeOR identifier:Help on this term598052
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 19/11/2015
Definition:Help on this term

The date on which a patient awaiting elective hospital care is assigned to a different urgency category as a result of clinical review for the awaited procedure, or is assigned to a different patient listing status category, expressed as DDMMYYYY.

Context:Help on this termElective surgery
Data Element Concept:Elective care waiting list episode—category reassignment 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 termThe date needs to be recorded each time a patient's urgency classification or listing status changes.
Comments:Help on this term

This date is necessary for the calculation of the waiting time at admission and the waiting time at a census date.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termNational Health Information Standards and Statistics Committee

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Supersedes Elective care waiting list episode—category reassignment date, DDMMYYYY Health, Superseded 12/06/2015

Has been superseded by Elective care waiting list episode—category reassignment date, DDMMYYYY Health, Standard 19/11/2015, Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 02/12/2016, ACT Health, Final 08/08/2018

See also Elective surgery waiting list episode—clinical urgency, code N Health, Standard 12/06/2015, ACT Health, Final 03/08/2018

See also Elective surgery waiting list episode—patient listing status, readiness for care code N Health, Superseded 19/11/2015

Is used in the formation of Elective surgery waiting list episode—waiting time (at a census date), total days N[NNN] Health, Superseded 19/11/2015, Tasmanian Health, Draft 24/03/2014

Is used in the formation of Elective surgery waiting list episode—waiting time (at removal), total days N[NNN] Health, Superseded 19/11/2015, Tasmanian Health, Draft 24/03/2014, National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016

See also Elective surgery waiting times (census data) NMDS 2015-16 Health, Superseded 19/11/2015

See also Elective surgery waiting times (removals data) NMDS 2015-16 Health, Superseded 19/11/2015

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