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Activities and Participation cluster

320111 | Data Set Specification | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) which is the Australian Collaborating Centre for the World Health Organization Family of International Classifications.
This data cluster is one of four clusters that make up the Functioning and Disability DSS. To ensure a complete description of human functioning it is recommended that this cluster be collected along with the following three clusters over time and by a range of health and community care providers: Body functions cluster Body structures cluster Environmental factors cluster In the context of health, activity refers to the execution of a task or action by an individual, and participation refers...
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Disability

Activity and participation need for assistance cluster

621177 | Data Set Specification | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
These data elements are used in conjunction with each other to determine the level of assistance a person with a disability requires and the type of activity for which this assistance is needed. The Activity and participation need for assistance cluster combines the two data elements: Person—activity and participation life area, disability code N and Person—need for assistance with activities in a life area, disability code N and describes the following information: ...
Standard: Disability

Activity and participation need for assistance cluster

492069 | Data Set Specification
These data elements are used in conjunction with each other to determine the level of assistance a person with a disability requires and the type of activity for which this assistance is needed. The activity and participation need for assistance cluster combines the two data elements: Person—activity and participation in life area, code N and Person—activity need for assistance, code N and describes the following information: Unable to do or always needs help/ supervision in this li...
Standard: Community Services (retired)
Superseded: Disability

Activity and participation need for assistance cluster (disability flag)

505770 | Data Set Specification | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
These data elements are used together to assess the functional status of a person across a range of life areas, leading to a classification of 'Activity limitation' under the Standardised disability flag . The activity and participation need for assistance cluster combines the two data elements:Person—activity and participation life area, disability flag code N and Person—need for assistance with activities in a life area, disability flag code N, to complete the following matrix: Always/so...
Standard: Community Services (retired), Disability

Address details data dictionary

434713 | Data Set Specification | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The address details data dictionary is used to collect information pertaining to an address, which is defined as a collection of information used for describing the location of an entity, and/or details describing how the entity can be contacted. It is based on the Standards prepared by Standards Australia Subcommittee IT-027-01, Personal and Corporate Data-Representation and Management, for Committee IT-027, Data Management and Interchange to supersede AS 4590-1999. The revised AS 4590—2006 In...
Standard: Community Services (retired), Disability

Agency sector cluster

679910 | Data Set Specification | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The Agency sector cluster applies to funded agencies or service type outlets providing data to the Disability Services National Minimum Data Set (DS NMDS).
Standard: Disability

Agency sector cluster

621263 | Data Set Specification | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
This cluster applies to agencies or service type outlets providing data to the Disability Services National Minimum Data Set (DS NMDS). These data elements are used in conjunction with each other to determine the agency sector to which the organisation belongs.
Standard: Disability

Agency sector cluster

497979 | Data Set Specification | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
This cluster applies to agencies providing data to the Disability Services National Minimum Data Set.
Standard: Community Services (retired)
Superseded: Disability

Body functions cluster

320117 | Data Set Specification | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) which is the Australian Collaborating Centre for the World Health Organization Family of International Classifications.
This data cluster is one of four clusters that make up the Functioning and Disability DSS. To ensure a complete description of human functioning it is recommended that it be collected along with the following three clusters over time and by a range of health and community care providers: Body Structures cluster Activities and Participation cluster Environmental factors cluster Body functions are the physiological functions of body systems (including psychological functions). The term 'body'...
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Disability

Body structures cluster

320151 | Data Set Specification | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) which is the Australian Collaborating Centre for the World Health Organization Family of International Classifications.
This data cluster is one of four clusters that make up the Functioning and Disability DSS. To ensure a complete description of human functioning it is recommended that this cluster be collected along with the following three clusters over time and by a range of health and community care providers: Body functions cluster Activities and participation cluster Environmental factors cluster Body structures are anatomical parts of the body such as organs, limbs and their components. The Body struc...
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Disability

Cultural and language diversity cluster

491352 | Data Set Specification | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.
Standards for Statistics on Cultural and Language Diversity have been developed by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) to provide a means of standardising the way the ABS and other agencies collect and disseminate information relating to the origins of individuals and cultural diversity in Australia. The minimum core set for the purposes of collecting information relevant to cultural diversity in respect of people who have migrated to Australia, and their descendants are; Country of birth...
Standard: Community Services (retired), Disability

Disability and need for assistance cluster

484548 | Data Set Specification
This cluster of data elements provides information on the nature and extent of disability for a client of a specialist disability service reporting to the Disability Services NMDS.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Disability

Disability data dictionary

617069 | Data Set Specification | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.
The disability data dictionary provides a reference set of data standards for collection of data from specialist disability service providers and other service providers delivering basic community care. The disability data dictionary builds on the Disability Services National Minimum Data Set (NMDS), and to a lesser extent the Home and Community Care (HACC) Minimum Data Set, and describes in an internationally standardised form: metadata for most items in the existing Disability Services NMDS a...
Standard: Disability

Disability data dictionary

484560 | Data Set Specification | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.
The disability data dictionary provides a reference set of data standards for collection of data from specialist disability service providers and other service providers delivering basic community care. The disability data dictionary builds on the Disability Services National Minimum Data Set (NMDS), and to a lesser extent the Home and Community Care (HACC) Minimum Data Set, and describes in an internationally standardised form: metadata for most items in the existing Disability Services NMDS a...
Standard: Community Services (retired)
Superseded: Disability

Disability services carer details cluster

484552 | Data Set Specification
This cluster of data elements provides information on carers associated with a client of a specialist disability service reporting to the Disability Services NMDS. The items may be recorded for all carers associated with a client.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Disability

Disability services client details cluster

484543 | Data Set Specification
This cluster of data elements provides socio-demographic information on a client of a specialist disability service reporting to the Disability Services NMDS.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Disability

Disability Services NMDS 2018–19

698074 | Data Set Specification | National Disability Data Network (NDDN)
The Disability Services National Minimum Data Set (DS NMDS) is an annual collation of nationally comparable data about disability support services provided under the National Disability Agreement (NDA). Under the NDA, the Disability Administrators in all Australian jurisdictions are responsible for ensuring that DS NMDS information is comparable across all jurisdictions and years. Services within the scope of the collection are those for which funding has been provided during the reporting perio...
Standard: Disability

Disability services provider details cluster

617065 | Data Set Specification
This cluster of data elements provides information on the administrative arrangements and scope of operations of a specialist disability service reporting to the Disability Services NMDS.
Standard: Disability

Disability services provider details cluster

484554 | Data Set Specification
This cluster of data elements provides information on the administrative arrangements and scope of operations of a specialist disability service reporting to the Disability Services NMDS.
Standard: Community Services (retired)
Superseded: Disability

Disability services standards cluster

498020 | Data Set Specification | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
This cluster regarding assessment against disability services standards applies to agencies providing services under the National Disability Agreement and providing data to the Disability Services National Minimum Data Set.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Disability

Disability services/supports outcomes cluster

484558 | Data Set Specification
This cluster of data elements contributes information on the outcomes of a client of a specialist disability service reporting to the Disability Services NMDS.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Disability

Disability services/supports received cluster

484556 | Data Set Specification
This cluster of data elements provides information on the nature, amount and intensity of services received by a client of a specialist disability service reporting to the Disability Services NMDS.
Standard: Community Services (retired)
Superseded: Disability

Disability services/supports received cluster

617063 | Data Set Specification
This cluster of data elements provides information on the nature, amount and intensity of services received by a client of a specialist disability service reporting to the Disability Services NMDS.
Standard: Disability

Electronic contact details data dictionary

433419 | Data Set Specification | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.
The electronic contact details data dictionary is used to collect electronic contact details for a person or organisation, including telephone contact details. It is based on the Standards prepared by Standards Australia Subcommittee IT-027-01, Personal and Corporate Data-Representation and Management, for Committee IT-027, Data Management and Interchange to supersede AS 4590-1999. The revised AS 4590—2006 Interchange of client information standard is a result of industry concern at the numerou...
Standard: Community Services (retired), Disability

Environmental factors cluster

320195 | Data Set Specification | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) which is the Australian Collaborating Centre for the World Health Organization Family of International Classifications.
This data cluster is one of four clusters that make up the Functioning and Disability DSS. To ensure a complete description of human functioning it is recommended that this cluster be collected along with the following three clusters over time and by a range of health and community care providers: Body functions cluster Body structures cluster Activities and participation cluster Environmental factors make up the physical, social and attitudinal environment in which people live and conduct t...
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Disability

Functioning and Disability DSS

320319 | Data Set Specification | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) which is the Australian Collaborating Centre for the World Health Organization Family of International Classifications.
The Functioning and Disability DSS aims to ensure national consistency in relation to defining and measuring human functioning and disability. This DSS has been developed to be consistent with the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF). Functioning and disability are dual concepts in a broad framework. Functioning is the umbrella term for any or all of: body functions, body structures, activities and participation. Functioning is a multidimensional concept denot...
Standard: Health, Community Services (retired), Disability

Funding jurisdiction cluster

497735 | Data Set Specification | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The Funding jurisdiction cluster applies to service type outlets reporting to the Disability Services National Minimum Data Set.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Disability

Informal carer benefits cluster

509178 | Data Set Specification | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.
This cluster may be applied to informal carers associated with clients of specialist disability services.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Disability

Organisation details data dictionary

431158 | Data Set Specification | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.
The organisation details data dictionary is used to collect details for an organisation, including the name of the organisation. It is based on the Standards prepared by Standards Australia Subcommittee IT-027-01, Personal and Corporate Data-Representation and Management, for Committee IT-027, Data Management and Interchange to supersede AS 4590-1999. The revised AS 4590—2006 Interchange of client information standard is a result of industry concern at the numerous data interchange formats used...
Standard: Community Services (retired), Disability

Party identifier details data dictionary

466213 | Data Set Specification | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The party identifier details data dictionary contains items which describe the identification details for people or organizations. A party may have multiple identification details and identifier statuses. It is based on the Standards prepared by Standards Australia Subcommittee IT-027-01, Personal and Corporate Data-Representation and Management, for Committee IT-027, Data Management and Interchange to supersede AS 4590-1999. The revised AS 4590—2006 Interchange of client information standard i...
Standard: Community Services (retired), Disability

Person details data dictionary

430772 | Data Set Specification | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.
The person details data dictionary contains the data elements to identify the name and demographic characteristics of a person defined as a human being, whether man, woman or child. It is based on the Standards prepared by Standards Australia Subcommittee IT-027-01, Personal and Corporate Data-Representation and Management, for Committee IT-027, Data Management and Interchange to supersede AS 4590-1999. The revised AS 4590—2006 Interchange of client information standard is a result of industry ...
Standard: Community Services (retired), Disability

Socio-Economic Indexes for Areas (SEIFA) cluster 2011

477111 | Data Set Specification | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.
The person level geographical location data elements in this cluster refer to the person's usual residence. This is defined below. When collecting the geographical location of a person's usual place of residence, the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) recommends that 'usual' be defined as: 'the place where the person has or intends to live for 6 months or more, or the place that the person regards as their main residence, or where the person has no other residence, the place they currently ...
Standard: Community Services (retired), Disability
Superseded: Early Childhood

Standardised disability flag module

521050 | Data Set Specification | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
The Standardised disability flag is a module comprising questions and output data items to identify people with disabilities or long term health conditions who experience difficulties and/or need assistance in various areas of their life. The module looks at how people function in everyday activities, as well as whether they have a specific restriction in participating in education or in employment. The module is designed to provide consistent and comparable information across services in all Au...
Standard: Community Services (retired), Disability

Statistical linkage key 581 cluster

349510 | Data Set Specification | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.
Statistical data linkage refers to the bringing together of data from different sources to gain a greater understanding of a situation or individual from the combined (or linked) dataset. This facilitates a better understanding of the patterns of service use by groups of clients for research, statistical or policy analysis, planning and evaluation purposes. Its form is: XXXXXDDMMYYYYN The sequence in which the linkage key is completed is as follows: Family name (the first 3 Xs) Given name (the 4...
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Early Childhood, Disability
Superseded: Homelessness, Health

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