The total number of DECISIONS TO ADMIT taken within the REPORTING PERIOD for PATIENTS to be placed on ELECTIVE ADMISSION LIST for admission to a Hospital Provider Spell. It includes private PATIENTS and PATIENTS who are Overseas Visitors.
It is the total of number of such DECISIONS TO ADMIT where:
|a.||the DECIDED TO ADMIT DATE of the ELECTIVE ADMISSION LIST ENTRIES is within the period of the REPORTING PERIOD START DATE and the REPORTING PERIOD END DATE.|
|Within the REPORTING PERIOD includes where the date is the same as the start date or end date|
This data element is also known by these names:
|plural||DECISIONS TO ADMIT NUMBERS|