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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Superseded: Disability

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Superseded: Disability

Collection of locality, postcode and state/territory for SEIFA cluster

528146 | Data Set Specification
This cluster contains three data elements which, if collected together, enable data to be mapped to Statistical Areal Level 2 (SA2) or Statistical Local Area (SLA) geographic unit which can be examined on the SEIFA indexes to ascertain a SEIFA score for a geographic area which is a measure of the collective socio-economic status of the people living in the area. The collection of information about a person's or service provider organisation's locality, postcode and state/territory enables the ge...
Standard: Health
Superseded: Early Childhood

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Superseded: Disability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 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/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

Dwelling file cluster (Indigenous community housing)

498635 | Data Set Specification
Indigenous community housing (ICH) for the purpose of this collection includes dwellings: managed by Indigenous Community Housing Organisations (ICHOs) who received funding both in the current and/or previous financial years; and targeted to Indigenous people. A principle of the ICHO must be to provide medium- to long-term housing tenure to tenants. This collection excludes dwellings managed under: mainstream community housing (i.e. not managed by an ICHO) public rental housing state owned ...
Superseded: Housing assistance
Standard: Indigenous

Hospital teaching, training and research activities NBEDS 2018-19

677455 | Data Set Specification | Independent Hospital Pricing Authority
The purpose of the Hospital teaching, training and research activities National Best Endeavours Data Set (NBEDS) is to define information about teaching, training and research activities, funded by the states and territories, that are associated with Australian public hospital services. The scope of the NBEDS is establishment and Local Hospital Network level data on teaching, training and research activities which occur in public hospital services. For the purposes of this NBEDS, the term 'teach...
Standard: Independent Hospital Pricing Authority
Superseded: Health

Household file cluster (Indigenous community housing)

480535 | Data Set Specification
The Household file cluster collects household demographic information and relevant information to link the household to a dwelling and service provider organisation. The household file information is recorded for all occupants of the dwelling. Indigenous community housing (ICH) collection households, include those living in dwellings: managed by Indigenous Community Housing Organisations (ICHO) who received funding both in the current and/or previous financial years; and targeted to Indigenous...
Superseded: Housing assistance
Standard: Indigenous

Indigenous community housing DSS 2011-12

480513 | Data Set Specification
Indigenous community housing (ICH) for the purpose of this collection includes dwellings: managed by Indigenous Community Housing Organisations (ICHO) who received funding both in the current and/or previous financial years targeted to Indigenous people. A principle of the ICHO must be to provide medium- to long-term housing tenure to tenants. This collection excludes dwellings managed under: mainstream community housing (i.e. not managed by an ICHO) public rental housing sta...
Superseded: Housing assistance
Standard: Indigenous

Indigenous community housing dwelling address details cluster

498022 | Data Set Specification
The Indigenous community housing address details cluster is used to collect information pertaining to the address of dwellings included in the Indigenous Community Housing DSS. The fields to be reported for address are: Address—road number 1, road number X[6] Address—road number 2, road number X[6] Address—road name, text X[45] Address—road type, code AA[AA] Address—lot number, identifier X[XXXXX] Address—suburb/town/locality name, text X[46] Address—Australian postcode, code (Postcode d...
Superseded: Housing assistance
Standard: Indigenous

Indigenous community housing dwelling occupancy status cluster

494607 | Data Set Specification
In the Indigenous Community Housing collection this item is used to measure the number of dwellings that are currently occupied, available to be tenanted and those in need of maintenance or repairs.
Superseded: Housing assistance
Standard: Indigenous

Non-admitted patient care aggregate NBEDS 2019-20

699627 | Data Set Specification | Independent Hospital Pricing Authority
The scope of the Non-admitted patient care aggregate National Best Endeavours Data Set (NBEDS) is non-admitted patient service events involving non-admitted patients provided by: public hospitals Local Hospital Networks other public hospital services that are managed by a state or territory health authority and are included in the General list of in-scope public hospital services, which have been developed under the National Health Reform Agreement 2011. This also includes all in-scope se...
Superseded: Health
Standard: Independent Hospital Pricing Authority

Non-admitted patient NBEDS 2019-20

699590 | Data Set Specification | Independent Hospital Pricing Authority
The scope of the Non-admitted patient National Best Endeavours Data Set (NAP NBEDS) is non-admitted patient service events involving non-admitted patients provided by: public hospitals Local Hospital Networks other public hospital services that are managed by a state or territory health authority and are included in the General list of in-scope public hospital services, which have been developed under the National Health Reform Agreement (2011). This also includes all in-scope services con...
Superseded: Health
Standard: Independent Hospital Pricing Authority

Organisation file cluster (Indigenous community housing)

498620 | Data Set Specification
This cluster collects information about service provider organisations that manage Indigenous community housing (ICH) dwellings. Dwellings in the collection include those: managed by Indigenous Community Housing Organisations (ICHOs) who received funding both in the current and/or previous financial years targeted to Indigenous people. A principle of the ICHO must be to provide medium-term to long-term housing tenure to tenants. This collection excludes dwellings managed under: mainstream com...
Superseded: Housing assistance
Standard: Indigenous

Public hospital service research activities cluster

680885 | Data Set Specification | Independent Hospital Pricing Authority
The Public hospital service research activities cluster describes information relating to the research infrastructure, capability and activity within a public hospital service. Research refers to the activities undertaken in a public health service where the primary objective is the advancement of knowledge that ultimately aims to improve consumer and patient health outcomes and/or health system performance. The activity must be undertaken in a structured and ethical way, be formally approved by...
Standard: Independent Hospital Pricing Authority
Superseded: Health

Relationship in household cluster (Indigenous community housing)

491674 | Data Set Specification
The purpose of the cluster is to determine relationships of household members, to other household members. Two indicators collect information on whether a household member is: in a couple relationship with another household member single/not in a couple relationship with another household member a child residing in the household. This information is used in conjunction with other data items to determine whether overcrowding is present in the household, under the Canadian National Occupancy S...
Superseded: Housing assistance
Standard: Indigenous

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

Specialist Homelessness Services accommodation type and start/end date cluster

508932 | Data Set Specification
The Specialist Homelessness Services accommodation type and start/end date cluster captures information on the accommodation provided to a client during a collection month. The cluster collects: the type of accommodation (e.g. short term/emergency, medium term/transitional, or long term) the client was provided the date the accommodation period commenced (record the date in the format DDMMYYYY) the date the accommodation period ceased (record the date in the format DDMMYYYY). Table 1: Accomm...
Superseded: Homelessness
Standard: Housing assistance

Specialist Homelessness Services activity cluster

508815 | Data Set Specification
The Specialist Homelessness Services activity cluster (the service activity type cluster) captures information on the assessed need for service activities for a client in a Specialist Homelessness Agency setting. Specifically it details the types of service activities, and whether they have been assessed as a requirement for a client, provided to a client, or the client has been referred to another agency in order to receive those services.
Superseded: Homelessness
Standard: Housing assistance

Specialist Homelessness Services disability flag cluster

509290 | Data Set Specification | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
In the Specialist Homeless Services NMDS, these data elements are used together to assess the functional status of a person across a range of life areas. The cluster combines the two data elements: Person—activity and participation life area, disability flag homelessness code N and Person—need for assistance with activities in a life area, disability flag homelessness code N, to complete the following matrix: Always/ sometimes need help and/or supervision Have difficulty, but don't need...
Superseded: Homelessness
Standard: Housing assistance

Specialist Homelessness Services financial assistance type and amount cluster

508949 | Data Set Specification
This cluster captures the financial assistance type(s) and amount(s) received by clients during a reporting period. It specifically relates to assistance provided by the specialist homelessness agency and not assistance provided by any other source. Financial assistance type Total amount (Dollars) Payment for short term or emergency accommodation $ Payment for establishing/ maintaining a tenancy $ Payment for training/ education/ employment $ Payment for accessing external spec...
Superseded: Homelessness
Standard: Housing assistance

State owned and managed Indigenous housing (SOMIH) DSS 2011-12

480485 | Data Set Specification
The purpose of the State owned and managed Indigenous housing (SOMIH) data set specification is to describe information about tenants in SOMIH dwellings covered by the National Affordable Housing Agreement (NAHA). Included are households residing in SOMIH dwellings where the dwelling is either: owned by the housing authorityleased from the private sector or other housing program areas and used for provision of public rental housing SOMIH dwellings leased to other program areas such as community...
Superseded: Housing assistance
Standard: Indigenous

Statistical linkage key 581 cluster

686238 | 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: XXXXXDDMMYYYYX The sequence in which the linkage key is completed is as follows: Family name (the first 3 Xs) Given name (th...
Superseded: Health
Standard: Homelessness

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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