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Appointment—service provider profession, code AAAA

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termAppointment providers profession code
Synonymous names:Help on this termAPP_PROVIDER_PROFESSION_CODE
METeOR identifier:Help on this term607300
Registration status:Help on this termWA Health, Endorsed 01/06/2017
Definition:Help on this term

The clinical specialty of the health care provider that is delivering the service to a patient at an appointment, as represented by a code.

Data element concept attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Data element concept:Appointment—service provider profession
METeOR identifier:Help on this term501209
Registration status:Help on this termWA Health, Endorsed 19/03/2015
Definition:Help on this termThe clinical specialty of the health care provider that is delivering the service to a patient at an appointment.
Object class:Help on this termAppointment
Property:Help on this termService provider profession

Value domain attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Value domain:Service provider profession code AAAA
METeOR identifier:Help on this term643178
Registration status:Help on this termWA Health, Endorsed 01/06/2017
Definition:Help on this term

A set of alphabetic characters that identifies the clinical specialty of a health care provider.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termAAAA
Maximum character length:Help on this term4
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
ALLIAllied Health Professional
ANAEAnaesthetist
AUDIAudiologist
CAIDCare Aide
COUNCounsellor
CPSYClinical Psychologist
DENTDentist
DIABDiabetes Educator
DIETDietitian
DOCTDoctor
ENUREnrolled Nurse
GENPGeneral Practitioner
HLIAHealth Liaison Officer
HLNKHomelink
HPOFHealth Promotion Officer
HWRKHealth Worker
MDISMultidisciplinary
MEDIMedical Officer
MIDWMidwife (non-nurse)
NURPNurse Practitioner
NURSNurse
OCCUOccupational Therapist
ONCOOncologist
ORTHOrthoptics
PAEDPaediatrician
PASTPastoral Care
PHARPharmacist
PHYSPhysiotherapist
PODIPodiatrist
PROSProsthetics and Orthotics
PSYCPsychologist
RITHRehabilitation in the Home
RNURRegistered Nurse
RRADRapid Response Allied Discharge Team
SOCCSenior Occupational Therapist
SOCWSocial Worker
SPCHSpeech Pathologist
SWATSocial Work Assessment Team
THASTherapy Assistant
VOLUVolunteer
Supplementary values:Help on this term
UNKNUnknown

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

This data element is used to determine a non-admitted patient service event.

All codes in the value domain are in the scope of a non-admitted service event, with the exception of PAST (Pastoral Care). 

 

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Supersedes Appointment—service provider profession, code AAA WA Health, Endorsed 19/03/2015

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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