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Appointment—service delivery setting, code A

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termAppointment delivery setting code
Synonymous names:Help on this termAPP_SETTING_CODE; SERVICE_DELIVERY_SETTING
METeOR identifier:Help on this term606314
Registration status:Help on this termWA Health, Endorsed 01/06/2017
Definition:Help on this term

The setting in which a service is provided to a patient during an appointment, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Appointment—service delivery setting

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termA
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
YOn the hospital campus of the health care provider
NOff the hospital campus of the health care provider

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

This data item is a mandatory item for national reporting against the data element:

Non-admitted patient service event—service delivery setting, code N

 

Local codes are mapped to national codes for reporting purposes:

 

 

Local codes (NAPAAWL codes) National codes

Y   On the hospital campus of the health care provider   

1   On the hospital campus of the health care provider

N   Off the hospital campus of the health care provider

2   Off the hospital campus of the health care provider

 

The synonymous name APP_SETTING_CODE is used for local reporting.

The nationally reported data element has the synonymous name SERVICE_DELIVERY_SETTING.

 

Although this data element is recorded in the NAPAAWL DC at the appointment level, it is reported nationally at the service event level.

 

The NAPAAWL DC gathers all activity information and uses this to ascertain service events. Only the activity that meets the definition of a non-admitted patient service event will be reported nationally.

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Appointment—service delivery setting, code A WA Health, Endorsed 19/03/2015

See also Non-admitted patient service event—service delivery setting, code N Health, Superseded 05/10/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

WA Health Non-Admitted Patient Activity and Wait List Data Collection (NAPAAWL DC) 2016-17 WA Health, Endorsed 30/05/2017

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