The healthcare facility managing the waiting list when an elective surgery procedure has been outsourced or contracted.
Elective surgery/Waiting list
Valid facility code from the corporate reference data system (CRDS) maintained by Statistical Standards and Strategies, Statistical Services Branch (SSB).
Public hospitals managing elective surgery waiting lists may either outsource elective surgery procedures to another hospital (public or private) or contract another hospital (public or private) to provide elective surgery on their behalf.
This data element is recorded by the facility performing the outsourced or contracted elective surgery procedure.
Implementation in Metadata Sets
Elective surgery; Waiting list