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Identifying and Definitional Attributes
Identifier
QH 040156
Version
1
Metadata Item Type
Data Element
Data Element Type
Data Element Concept
Approval Status
Current
15-Jan-1998  
Superseded
29-Jan-2018  
Approval Type
Standard
Approving Authority
-
Effective From
01-Jul-1995
Effective To
30-Jun-2015
Definition
Elective care where the procedure required by patients are listed in the surgical operations section of the Medical Benefits Schedule book, with the exclusion of specific procedures frequently done by non-surgical clinicians.
Context
Elective admission/Waiting list
Collection and Usage Attributes
Guide for Use
-
Comment
-
Relational Attributes
Related Metadata References
Has been superseded by Elective surgery QH 040156 Version 2
Implementation in Metadata Sets
Source and Reference Attributes
Source Organisation
Australia Institute of Health and Welfare
Source Document
METeOR glossary item: Elective surgery, Identifier 327226, Health standard 01/03/2005 https://meteor.aihw.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/327226