Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Set Specification|
|Registration status:||WA Health, Endorsed 30/05/2017|
|DSS type:||Data Set Specification (DSS)|
The scope of the Non-Admitted Patient Activity and Waitlist Data Collection (NAPAAWL DC) comprises all non-admitted outpatient services in Western Australia (WA). This includes:
The NAPAAWL DC includes patient-level non-admitted activity data from the following core systems:
Although the Allied Health System (AHS) is a corporately-managed system that provides patient-level non-admitted activity to the NAPAAWL DC, it does not meet the required reporting standard and therefore is not classified as a core system.
The addition of non-admitted outpatient data to the NAPAAWL DC from satellite systems is currently in progress.
Collection and usage attributes
Each site provides a data extract from their own information system for inclusion in the NAPAAWL DC.
Several hospitals use more than one of the core systems listed above.
The data items contained in the source extracts may be:
The NAPAAWL DC gathers all activity information at the appointment level and uses this to ascertain non-admitted patient service events.
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes WA Health Non-Admitted Patient Activity and Wait List Data Collection (NAPAAWL DC) 2013-14 WA Health, Endorsed 19/03/2015
Supersedes WA Health Non-Admitted Patient Activity and Wait List Data Collection (NAPAAWL DC) 2014-15 WA Health, Endorsed 24/04/2015