Planned type of accommodation of patient as of the date placed on list.
Elective admission/Waiting list
This is an indication of whether the patient plans to be treated as a public or private patient, and is independent of a patient's hospital insurance status. This value may change whilst the patient is listed on the waiting list.
Queensland Hospital Admitted Patient Data Collection (QHAPDC):
Between 1/7/97 and 30/6/98, QHAPDC received only the most recent value of this data item.
Implementation in Metadata Sets
Accommodation status; Elective surgery