This data element is reported in conjunction with the incident date. It should be provided if any part of the incident date represents an estimate rather than an actual or known date.
Hospital Based Corporate Information System (HBCIS):
This data element is generated by HQI based on the use of '*' in the WC incident date field.
Public hospitals that do not use an electronic patient management system will need to complete a Motor and Work Injury Interview Questionnaire and provide this information to the facility that records their data.