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Elective care waiting list episode—category reassignment date, DDMMYYYY

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termCategory reassignment date
METeOR identifier:Help on this term732418
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 05/02/2021
Definition:Help on this term

The date on which a patient awaiting elective hospital care is assigned to a different urgency category as a result of clinical review for the awaited procedure, or is assigned to a different patient listing status category, expressed as DDMMYYYY.

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Elective surgery

Data Element Concept:Elective care waiting list episode—category reassignment date

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termDate
Data type:Help on this termDate/Time
Format:Help on this termDDMMYYYY
Maximum character length:Help on this term8

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

The date needs to be recorded each time a patient's urgency classification or listing status changes.

Comments:Help on this term

This date is necessary for the calculation of the waiting time at admission and the waiting time at a census date.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Supersedes Elective care waiting list episode—category reassignment date, DDMMYYYY Health, Superseded 05/02/2021, Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 02/12/2016, ACT Health, Final 08/08/2018

See also Elective surgery waiting list episode—clinical urgency, code N Health, Superseded 05/02/2021, ACT Health, Final 03/08/2018

See also Elective surgery waiting list episode—clinical urgency, code N Health, Standard 05/02/2021

See also Elective surgery waiting list episode—patient listing status, readiness for surgery code N Health, Standard 05/02/2021

See also Elective surgery waiting list episode—patient listing status, readiness for surgery code N Health, Superseded 05/02/2021

See also Elective surgery waiting list episode—waiting time at a census date, total days N[NNN] Health, Standard 05/02/2021

See also Elective surgery waiting list episode—waiting time at removal, total days N[NNN] Health, Superseded 05/02/2021, Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 16/06/2020

See also Elective surgery waiting list episode—waiting time at removal, total days N[NNN] Health, Standard 05/02/2021

See also Elective surgery waiting times NMDS 2021–22 Health, Standard 05/02/2021

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