[WWW - 2021.12.16]
Identifying and Definitional Attributes
Identifier
QH 020121
Version
1
Metadata Item Type
Information Asset
Metadata Set Type
Data Collection
Approval Status
Current
01-Jan-1997 
Superseded
18-Jun-2019 
Approval Type
Documented
Approving Authority
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Effective From
01-Jan-1997
Effective To
30-Jun-2019
Description
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Short Name
Pneumococcal Data Collection
Strategic Alignment Attributes
Actual or potential statewide coverage
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Absence would cause significant impact on QH business
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Supports enterprise-wide decision making
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Supports enterprise-wide reporting requirements
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Supports the strategic directions of QH
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Strategic Asset Indicator
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Collection and Usage Attributes
Guide for Use
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Purpose
Demographic, antibiotic profile and typing data of Queensland pneumococcal isolates.
Scope
All age groups in Queensland.  Covers sterile and non-sterile site isolations.
Coverage
QLD
Content
Demographics, site, penicillin, erythromycin, trimethoprim/sulphamethoxazole, tetracycline, ceftriaxone & chloramphenicol MIC, serotype and factor type.
Sites Implemented
Public Health Microbiology Laboratory.
Published Outputs
No Annual Reports available.
Frequency of Updates
Continuous
Information Security Classification
PROTECTED
Accessibility
At the discretion of the Director.
Access Constraints
Information available to Public Health and Communicable Disease Units only. Individual results available to lab of origin. Major Brisbane labs kept up to date by emailing of compiled reports.
Use Constraints
N/A.
Methodology
Data collected from request forms and analyses performed in the laboratory on isolates submitted for further study.
Statistical Unit
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Reporting Requirements
Reports to QHPSS labs, private pathology labs.
Frequency of Reporting Requirements
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Comments
Only of interest to public health professionals.
Relational Attributes
Related Metadata References
Has been superseded by Pneumococcal Data Collection QH 020121 Version 2
Implementation in
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Included Data Elements and Performance Indicators
Data Quality Declaration
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Source and Reference Attributes
Source Systems
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Source Organisation
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Source Document
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Keywords

Notifiable condition; Pneumococcal infection