Elective Services Wait List Data Collection Data Reporting Requirements Policy

Applicable to: All Health Service Providers

Description: This policy describes the data provision requirements of Health Service Providers and Contracted Health Entities for the purposes of the Elective Services Wait List Data Collection (ESWLDC), to ensure the Department of Health WA can fulfil mandatory reporting requirements.

The policy supersedes MP 0014/16 - Elective Services Wait List Data Collection (ESWLDC): Data Reporting Requirements for Health Service Providers and is a mandatory requirements under the Information Management Policy Framework.

Legal requirements:

This policy is applicable to the following Health Service Providers:

  • North Metropolitan Health Service
  • South Metropolitan Health Service
  • East Metropolitan Health Service
  • Child and Adolescent Health Service
  • WA Country Health Service
  • Health Support Services.

This Policy is also applicable to Contracted Health Entities to the extent that this Policy forms part of the contract.

Date of effect: 01 June 2018 to 01 July 2021

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