WAITING TIME ADJUSTMENT REASON (FIRST SEEN)

WAITING TIME ADJUSTMENT REASON (FIRST SEEN) is the reason for an adjustment to a waiting time prior to the DATE FIRST SEEN.

Format / Length

an1

Description

WAITING TIME ADJUSTMENT REASON (FIRST SEEN) is the same as attribute WAITING TIME ADJUSTMENT REASON.

WAITING TIME ADJUSTMENT REASON (FIRST SEEN)  is the reason for an adjustment to a waiting time prior to the DATE FIRST SEEN.

If there is more than one adjustment applicable, WAITING TIME ADJUSTMENT REASON (FIRST SEEN) should be the reason for the longest calculated adjustment days.

WAITING TIME ADJUSTMENT REASON (FIRST SEEN) is mandatory, whenever an adjustment is appropriate as calculated and recorded by WAITING TIME ADJUSTMENT (FIRST SEEN).

Permitted Codes

Code Description

3

Did Not Attend APPOINTMENT: where the ATTENDED OR DID NOT ATTEND is National Code  'Did Not Attend - no advance warning given' or National Code  'PATIENT arrived late and could not be seen'  

9

No adjustment to waiting time

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Plural WAITING TIME ADJUSTMENT REASONS (FIRST SEEN)

Where Used

Type Link How used
Data Set National Cancer Waiting Times Monitoring Data Set references in description WAITING TIME ADJUSTMENT REASON (FIRST SEEN)
Supporting Information National Cancer Waiting Times Monitoring Data Set Scenarios references in description WAITING TIME ADJUSTMENT REASON (FIRST SEEN)
Attribute WAITING TIME ADJUSTMENT REASON references in description WAITING TIME ADJUSTMENT REASON (FIRST SEEN)
Data Element WAITING TIME ADJUSTMENT REASON (FIRST SEEN) references in description WAITING TIME ADJUSTMENT REASON (FIRST SEEN)