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Non-admitted patient emergency department service episode—triage time, hhmm

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termTime of triage
Synonymous names:Help on this termTriage time
METeOR identifier:Help on this term746636
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 20/10/2021
Definition:Help on this term

The time at which a non-admitted patient in an emergency department is triaged, expressed as hhmm.

Context:Help on this term

Emergency department care.

Data Element Concept:Non-admitted patient emergency department service episode—triage time

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Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termTime
Data type:Help on this termDate/Time
Format:Help on this termhhmm
Maximum character length:Help on this term4

Source and reference attributes

Reference documents:Help on this term

Standards Australia 2019. Date and time -- Representations for information interchange AS ISO 8061-1:2019 and 8061-2:2019, Standards Australia, NSW

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Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

This data item is not required to be reported if the value for Emergency department stay—type of visit to emergency department, code N is recorded as 5 Dead on arrival.

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Collected in conjunction with the data element Non-admitted patient emergency department service episode—triage date, DDMMYYYY

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Independent Hospital Pricing Authority

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See also Non-admitted patient emergency department service episode—triage category, code N Health, Standard 20/10/2021

See also Non-admitted patient emergency department service episode—triage date, DDMMYYYY Health, Standard 20/10/2021

Supersedes Non-admitted patient emergency department service episode—triage time, hhmm Health, Superseded 20/10/2021, Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 25/05/2020, ACT Health, Final 08/08/2018

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Non-admitted patient emergency department care NMDS 2022–23 Health, Standard 20/10/2021

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