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Heavy menstrual bleeding clinical care standard indicators: 2-Local arrangements for the provision of consumer-focused information about heavy menstrual bleeding

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termIndicator
Indicator type:Help on this termIndicator
Short name:Help on this termIndicator 2-Local arrangements for the provision of consumer-focused information about heavy menstrual bleeding
METeOR identifier:Help on this term667300
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 17/10/2018
Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Candidate 04/09/2018
Description:Help on this term

Evidence of local arrangements for the provision of consumer-focused information about heavy menstrual bleeding.

Indicator set:Help on this termClinical care standard indicators: heavy menstrual bleeding Health, Standard 17/10/2018
Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Candidate 04/09/2018

Collection and usage attributes

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Local arrangements should specify that the consumer-focused information is:

  • up-to-date
  • from a clinically-appropriate source (e.g. from the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners or the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists), or adapted from such a source (and updated in line with the original source)
  • provided to patients at an identified point in the care process (e.g. at presentation or following assessment and diagnosis).
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A healthcare setting where care is provided to patients with heavy menstrual bleeding which has documented evidence of local arrangements should record ‘Yes’. Otherwise, the healthcare setting should record ‘No'.

Representational attributes

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Data type:Help on this termReal
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Yes/No

Accountability attributes

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Applicable settings: primary care settings (including general practice, family planning and sexual health services), public and private specialist gynaecology clinics and practices, and public and private hospitals.

Source and reference attributes

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Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care

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