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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 term613683
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 19/11/2015
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 02/12/2016
ACT Health, Final 08/08/2018
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 term

Elective surgery

Data Element Concept:Elective care waiting list episode—category reassignment date

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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

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Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

The 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 term

National Health Information Standards and Statistics Committee

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Elective care waiting list episode—category reassignment date, DDMMYYYY Health, Superseded 19/11/2015

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 surgery code N Health, Standard 19/11/2015, ACT Health, Final 03/08/2018

See also Elective surgery waiting list episode—waiting time (at a census date), total days N[NNN] Health, Superseded 12/12/2018, Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 02/12/2016, ACT Health, Final 08/08/2018

See also Elective surgery waiting list episode—waiting time (at removal), total days N[NNN] Health, Superseded 12/12/2018, Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 02/12/2016, ACT Health, Final 15/02/2019

See also Elective surgery waiting list episode—waiting time at a census date, total days N[NNN] Health, Standard 12/12/2018, ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

See also Elective surgery waiting list episode—waiting time at removal, total days N[NNN] Health, Standard 12/12/2018, ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

See also Elective surgery waiting times (census data) NMDS 2016-17 Health, Superseded 29/06/2016

See also Elective surgery waiting times (removals data) NMDS 2016-17 Health, Superseded 29/06/2016

See also Elective surgery waiting times NMDS 2016-17 Health, Superseded 05/10/2016

See also Elective surgery waiting times NMDS 2017-18 Health, Superseded 25/01/2018

See also Elective surgery waiting times NMDS 2018-19 Health, Superseded 12/12/2018, ACT Health, Final 03/08/2018

See also Elective surgery waiting times NMDS 2019–20 Health, Standard 12/12/2018

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Tasmanian Elective Surgery Waiting List Data Set - 2016 Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 19/12/2016

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