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Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) prescription—record extract date, DDMMYYYY

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termRecord extract date
Synonymous names:Help on this termPrescription processing date; Processing date
METeOR identifier:Help on this term602774
Registration status:Help on this termCommonwealth Department of Health, Standard 17/12/2015
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The date for which the Department of Human Services (DHS) creates the file of Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) claim details for provision to the Department of Health, expressed as DDMMYYYY.

Typically, the record extract date reflects a cut-off date for data records that are to be extracted from a computer system, e.g. all records processed or finalised on or before a particular date.

Data Element Concept:Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) prescription—record extract 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

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There can be a time lag between the date of supply of the prescription and the date of availability of validated prescription data. The length of any such lag varies from prescription to prescription.

Source and reference attributes

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Department of Health

Relational attributes

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) state/territory data extract 2013-14 Commonwealth Department of Health, Standard 17/12/2015

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