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Specialised mental health service—number of clients receiving services, total NNNNNN

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termNumber of clients receiving services
METeOR identifier:Help on this term425401
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 07/02/2013
Definition:Help on this termThe total number of people or clients who received services provided by an ambulatory mental health care service unit.
Data Element Concept:Specialised mental health service—number of clients receiving services

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Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termTotal
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termNNNNNN
Maximum character length:Help on this term6
Unit of measure:Help on this termPerson

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

The total number of clients is reported by ambulatory mental health care service units to the Mental health establishments NMDS. The total should be a count of uniquely identifiable individuals at the service unit level, regardless of the registration status of the client, who are reported to the Community mental health care NMDS.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

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Has been superseded by Specialised mental health service—number of clients receiving services from an ambulatory mental health care service, total clients NNNNNN Health, Standard 07/02/2013

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Mental health establishments NMDS 2012-13 Health, Superseded 07/02/2013

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