Appointment—group identifier, X[(8)]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Appointment group identifier
Synonymous names:APP_GROUP_IDENTIFIER
METeOR identifier:663478
Registration status:WA Health, Endorsed 01/06/2017
Definition:

The code that identifies which group a patient attends. This applies to appointments where health care is provided to two or more patients by the same health care provider(s) at the same appointment.

Data Element Concept:Appointment—group identifier

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:String
Format:X[(8)]
Maximum character length:8

Data element attributes

Relational attributes

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:

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