Service Plan - Department of Health Tasmania: 2019, Initial Reportable Event Briefs sent to the Department's Clinical Governance Officer within 48 hours, 2019

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Indicator
Indicator type:Indicator
Short name:Initial Reportable Event Briefs sent to the Department's Clinical Governance Officer within 48 hours
METeOR identifier:717656
Registration status:Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 24/07/2019
Description:

Percentage of Initial Reportable Event Briefs sent to the Department's Clinical Governance Officer within the defined timeframe of 2 business days after the event is entered into the SRLS. 

Rationale:

To improve the timeliness of REB reports that come into the Department so that appropriate escalation through to the Secretary and Minister can be achieved and so the Department has visibility of the type of safety events happening in the health system.

Collection and usage attributes

Computation description:

Numerator = number of initial Reportable Event Briefs for SAC 1 safety events sent to the Department within 2 business days of the event being entered into the SRLS.

Denominator= number of initial Reportable Event Briefs for SAC 1 safety events sent to the Department
 

Computation:

100 x (Numerator ÷ Denominator)

Numerator:

Number of initial Reportable Event Briefs for SAC 1 safety events sent to the Department within 2 business days of the event being entered into the SRLS.

Denominator:

Number of initial Reportable Event Briefs for SAC 1 safety events sent to the Department

Representational attributes

Representation class:Percentage
Data type:Real
Unit of measure:Service event
Format:

NN[N]