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Emergency department stay—presentation date, DDMMYYYY

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termEmergency department presentation date
METeOR identifier:Help on this term651867
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 25/01/2018
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The date on which the patient/client presents for the delivery of an emergency department service, expressed as DDMMYYYY.

Data Element Concept:Emergency department stay—presentation 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

Guide for use:Help on this term

The date of patient presentation at the emergency department is the date of first recorded contact with an emergency department staff member. The first recorded contact can be the commencement of the clerical registration or triage process whichever happens first.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

National Institution Based Ambulatory Model Reference Group

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National Health Data Committee

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Emergency department stay—presentation date, DDMMYYYY Health, Superseded 05/10/2016, Tasmanian Health, Archived 25/05/2020, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 31/10/2012, National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016

Has been superseded by Emergency department stay—presentation date, DDMMYYYY Health, Standard 25/01/2018, Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 25/05/2020, ACT Health, Final 08/08/2018

See also Health service event—presentation date, DDMMYYYY Health, Standard 01/03/2005, Tasmanian Health, Draft 23/07/2012

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
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Non-admitted patient emergency department care NBEDS 2017-18 Health, Superseded 12/12/2018

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Non-admitted patient emergency department care NMDS 2017-18 Health, Superseded 25/01/2018

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