Search

METEOR’s search works in a similar way to other search engines. You can use keywords or terms to pull up related content. The below tips are specific to METEOR and will help you to find what you need.

Try searching using either a keyword, specific term or METEOR ID number.

METEOR ID search

If you’re a returning user and know an item’s METEOR ID, you can enter it in the search box. Clicking the search icon will take you straight to the item’s page.

Autocomplete

METEOR will automatically display suggestions for search terms as you’re typing. This predictive text will show you METEOR entries that exist for the topic you’re searching on. You don’t have to use any of these suggestions, but they may make your searching process faster and easier.

Pressing ‘tab’ will select the top suggestion. Otherwise, selecting from the list of suggestions will put the suggested search term into the search box. You can then click the search icon to find related content. Clicking anywhere on the search results will take you to the item’s page.

Spelling correction

METEOR will show search results with spelling correction. Misspelled terms can still be selected for search where relevant.

Dropdown options

The drop-down menus directly below the search text box allow you to limit the search results to any of the 18 content types in METEOR (see Learn about metadata to view the list), by item creation dates, and item revision dates.

Content types

Content types allow you to limit your search to various metadata building blocks and other topic or help content found in METEOR. See Learn about metadata to view a list of metadata item types that you can search in METEOR. Searching on Topic pages will give results from METEOR’s ‘non-metadata’ pages which explain metadata, how it is managed, how to use METEOR, and how to develop metadata.

Searching on Help will give results from all the pop-up information boxes that are linked to each metadata item. The Help search looks through all text from the METEOR Business Rules, which is accessed through the small ‘i’ icon used throughout the site.

Created date and Revision date

The Created and Revision date dropdown options limit your search to when an item was created or last revised. METEOR will search any time by default, or you can select or specify a custom period.

Custom search syntax

METEOR uses Lucene search syntax. This functionality can be useful to fine-tune your search results even more. Some of the commands include:

  1. Restrict search to the titles of items by using Name: Searchterm. Note that it has to be written exactly as Name, with the capital N. Using name will not work. It doesn’t matter if there’s a space around the colon or not.
  2. Force a second term to be included by using AND.
  3. Widen your search to include another option using the term OR.

For example, if you’re looking for something with the word ‘baby’ in the title you would use Name: baby. METEOR will also give you results for the plural of the search term, so if you search on ‘baby’ you will also get results for ‘babies’. If looking for something with two terms (‘baby’ and ‘admission’) you would use Name: baby AND admission.

Sort by

You can also display your search results with a range of options in the Sort by drop-down menu on the right. You can sort on Relevance, Most/Least Recently Created, Most/Least Recently Updated, and Alphabetically (A–Z and Z–A).

Clear

The Clear button resets the Search page.

Filtering search results

You can fine-tune your search results using the filters that appear in the left-hand menu after searching any term. These filters are dynamic and will only display options specific to your search term, for example, only registration authorities relating to your search term will be displayed. You can use multiple filters at once.

Some of the filters change depending on your role within METEOR. If you are using METEOR without an account, you can search on metadata item type, public registration statuses, METEOR ID, and registration authority. You are also able to compare two items.

If you are using METEOR without an account, you will not be able to save bookmarks for items you’re interested in. There are also some non-public registration statuses that you won’t be able to see.

If you wish to save bookmarks, you can sign up for a free METEOR account easily, just follow the Sign up now prompts after clicking on the Sign In button. If you have an account, you will also be able to subscribe to notifications about changes to specific items in METEOR.

If you are logged in to METEOR as a metadata developer, or any other official role, there are some additional search options. You will be able to restrict your search to the full range of registration status options, including non-public statuses. You will also be able to save bookmarks and subscribe to notifications about changes to items.

Each search result has a small ‘hamburger’ icon on the right . This gives you download links for the metadata item as a PDF or a Word document.


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Client—case management goal status

336963 | Data Element Concept
The extent to which a client has achieved his/her case management goals.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance
Superseded: Homelessness

Client—case management plan indicator

269809 | Data Element Concept | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.
Whether or not a current (at the time of recording) case management plan has been developed for the client.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance
Superseded: Homelessness

Client—consent indicator

338735 | Data Element Concept
Whether the client has provided consent for personal information to be recorded by the agency.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Indigenous
Superseded: Homelessness

Client—needs assessment service activity outcome

406151 | Data Element Concept
The outcome of a needs assessment for a client in terms of provision of a service activity.
Standard: Housing assistance
Superseded: Homelessness

Client—reason case management plan does not exist

350393 | Data Element Concept
The reason a current case management plan for the client does not exist.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance
Superseded: Homelessness

Client—service activity type needed

348868 | Data Element Concept
The type(s) of service or assistance needed by a client.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance
Superseded: Homelessness

Client—service activity type provided

352287 | Data Element Concept
The type(s) of service or assistance provided to a client.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance
Superseded: Homelessness

Person (employed)—full-time/part-time status

318678 | Data Element Concept | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
Whether a person in paid employment is employed full-time or part-time.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Disability
Superseded: Homelessness

Person—first language spoken

269743 | Data Element Concept
The language the person identifies, or remembers, as being the first language that they could understand to the extent of being able to conduct a conversation.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Health, Disability
Superseded: Homelessness

Person—first service request indicator

400255 | Data Element Concept
Whether this is the first request for a service by a person to an Agency.
Standard: Housing assistance, Community Services (retired)
Superseded: Homelessness

Person—formally diagnosed mental health condition indicator

399753 | Data Element Concept
Whether a person has a mental condition that has been diagnosed by a health professional.
Standard: Housing assistance
Superseded: Homelessness

Person—housing tenure type

337684 | Data Element Concept
A description of a person's legal right to occupy a dwelling in which he/she lives.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Disability
Superseded: Homelessness

Person—mental health services received indicator

505999 | Data Element Concept
An indicator of whether a person has received mental health service or assistance for a mental health issue.
Superseded: Homelessness
Standard: Housing assistance, Community Services (retired)

Person—number of people in the presenting unit

401593 | Data Element Concept
The number of people who are in the presenting unit.
Standard: Housing assistance
Superseded: Homelessness

Person—preferred language

269744 | Data Element Concept
The language (including sign language) most preferred by the person for communication.
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Tasmanian Health, Housing assistance
Superseded: Homelessness

Person—previously homeless status

400342 | Data Element Concept
Whether a person has had an episode of homelessness prior to the current service episode.
Standard: Housing assistance
Superseded: Homelessness

Person—previously resided in institution/facility indicator

403997 | Data Element Concept
Whether a client has previously resided in facility or institution.
Superseded: Homelessness
Standard: Housing assistance, Community Services (retired)

Person—reason(s) services not provided

400270 | Data Element Concept
The reason(s) services were not provided to a person seeking assistance.
Standard: Housing assistance
Superseded: Homelessness

Person—registered/awaiting government payment indicator

350299 | Data Element Concept
Whether a person has applied for a government benefit, pension or allowance, but is still awaiting their first payment.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance
Superseded: Homelessness

Person—relationship to the presenting unit head

401606 | Data Element Concept
The relationship of a person in a presenting unit to the presenting unit head.
Standard: Housing assistance
Superseded: Homelessness

Person—school enrolment and attendance status

401803 | Data Element Concept
The school enrolment and attendance status of a person.
Standard: Housing assistance, Community Services (retired), Disability
Superseded: Homelessness

Person—sex

269716 | Data Element Concept
Sex is the biological distinction between male and female. Where there is an inconsistency between anatomical and chromosomal characteristics, sex is based on anatomical characteristics.
Superseded: Health, Early Childhood, Homelessness, Indigenous, Tasmanian Health
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Commonwealth Department of Health, WA Health, Disability, Children and Families
Retired: National Health Performance Authority (retired)
Qualified: Youth Justice

Person—source of information on a mental health condition

400469 | Data Element Concept
Source of information available to that indicates a person may have a mental illness or mental health condition.
Standard: Housing assistance, Community Services (retired)
Superseded: Homelessness

Person—time elapsed since last permanent residence

401736 | Data Element Concept
The period of time elapsed since the person last had a permanent place to live.
Standard: Housing assistance
Superseded: Homelessness

Person—type of institution recently left

404012 | Data Element Concept
The type of institution or facility in which a person previously resided.
Standard: Housing assistance
Superseded: Homelessness

Service event—accommodation period end date

350909 | Data Element Concept
The point in time at which an accommodation period was completed.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance
Superseded: Homelessness

Service event—accommodation period start date

348136 | Data Element Concept
The point in time at which an accommodation period commences.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance
Superseded: Homelessness

Service event—assistance request date

269514 | Data Element Concept | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The date on which a person or persons requests assistance from an agency.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance
Superseded: Homelessness

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