Cataract clinical care standard indicators: 3d - Proportion of patients referred for cataract surgery who had cataract surgery
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Short name:||Indicator 3d - Proportion of patients referred for cataract surgery who had cataract surgery|
|Registration status:||Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 17/08/2021|
Proportion of patients referred for consideration for cataract surgery who had surgery.
|Indicator set:||Clinical care standard indicators: Cataract Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 27/09/2021|
Collection and usage attributes
Presented as a percentage.
(Numerator ÷ Denominator) x 100
Number of patients who had cataract surgery.
Number of patients referred for cataract surgery that met the criteria for cataract surgery.
|Unit of measure:||Service event|
|Other issues caveats:|
Applicable settings: public and private ophthalmology clinics and practices, and public and private hospitals.
Source and reference attributes
Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care