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Service Plan - Department of Health Tasmania: 2019, Percentage of clients assessed within 28 days of a mammogram, 2019

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Metadata item type:Help on this termIndicator
Indicator type:Help on this termIndicator
Short name:Help on this termClients assessed within 28 days of mammogram screening
METeOR identifier:Help on this term717639
Registration status:Help on this termTasmanian Health, Endorsed 24/07/2019
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The percentage of women who are called back for further assessment within 28 days of being screened out of all women called back for further assessment within the reporting period.  The BreastScreen Australia National Accreditation Standard (NAS) 3.7.2(a) specifies that for the target age groups (50-69 years) this level of performance should be achieved for at least 90% of women called back to assessment.  As this is a measure of performance this value can be compared between all reporting periods.

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100 x (Numerator ÷ Denominator)

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Number of women assessed within 28 days

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Number of women assessed by service

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termPercentage
Data type:Help on this termReal
Unit of measure:Help on this termPerson
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