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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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Activity type code (ICD-10-AM 10th edn) ANN{.N[N]}

641385 | Value Domain
The ICD-10-AM (10th edition) code set representing the type of activity being undertaken when injured.
Recorded: Independent Hospital Pricing Authority
Standard: Tasmanian Health
Superseded: Health

Australian postcode code (Postcode datafile) {NNNN}

463806 | Value Domain
The Postcode datafile code set representing Australian postcodes as defined by Australia Post.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, WA Health, Commonwealth Department of Health, Disability
Superseded: Early Childhood, Health, Homelessness, Indigenous, Children and Families, Youth Justice
Retired: National Health Performance Authority (retired)

Australian postcode code (Postcode datafile) {NNNN}

287222 | Value Domain
The Postcode datafile code set representing Australian postcodes as defined by Australia Post.
Superseded: Health, Community Services (retired), Early Childhood, Indigenous
Standard: Housing assistance, Homelessness

Australian state/territory code N

304682 | Value Domain
The code set representing Australian states and territories.
Superseded: Health, Children and Families, Indigenous
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Early Childhood, Homelessness

Average full-time equivalent staff N[NNN{.N}]

270778 | Value Domain
A numeric value representing the arithmetic mean of full-time equivalent units.
Superseded: Health
Standard: Community Services (retired), Disability

Birth status code N

695434 | Value Domain
A code set representing status at birth.
Superseded: Health, Indigenous
Standard: Tasmanian Health

Country code (SACC 2011) NNNN

459969 | Value Domain
The Standard Australian Classification of Countries (SACC 2011) code set representing a country.
Superseded: Health, Homelessness, Tasmanian Health, Children and Families
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, WA Health, Disability

Diagnosis code (ICD-10-AM 10th edn) ANN{.N[N]}

640980 | Value Domain
The ICD-10-AM (10th edition) code set representing diagnoses.
Recorded: Independent Hospital Pricing Authority
Standard: Tasmanian Health
Superseded: Health

Diagnosis code (ICD-10-AM 8th edn) ANN{.N[N]}

514021 | Value Domain
The ICD-10-AM (8th edition) code set representing diagnoses.
Superseded: Health, Tasmanian Health
Standard: Community Services (retired), Disability

Diagnosis code (ICD-10-AM 9th edn) ANN{.N[N]}

588979 | Value Domain
The ICD-10-AM (9th edition) code set representing diagnoses.
Superseded: Health, Tasmanian Health
Standard: Independent Hospital Pricing Authority

Drug of concern (ASCDC 2000 extended) code NNNN

270698 | Value Domain
The ASCDC (2000) code set representing drug of concern.
Superseded: Health
Standard: Community Services (retired)

Electronic communication medium code N

287515 | Value Domain
A codeset representing the type of communication mechanism.
Superseded: Health, Indigenous
Standard: Community Services (retired)

Emergency Department (ICD-10-AM 11th Edition) Principal Diagnosis Short List code ANN{.N[N]}

719913 | Value Domain | Independent Hospital Pricing Authority
The International Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, Tenth Revision, Australian Modification, 11th edition (ICD-10-AM 11th edn) code set representing principal diagnoses in an emergency department setting.
Superseded: Health
Standard: Tasmanian Health

Emergency department non-admitted patient service episode end status code N

474155 | Value Domain | Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing
A code set representing the status of a patient at the end of a non-admitted patient emergency department service episode.
Superseded: Health
Standard: Independent Hospital Pricing Authority
Retired: National Health Performance Authority (retired)

Emergency department visit type code N

474111 | Value Domain
A code set representing the types of emergency department visits.
Superseded: Health
Standard: Independent Hospital Pricing Authority
Retired: National Health Performance Authority (retired)

External cause code (ICD-10-AM 10th edn) ANN{.N[N]}

641417 | Value Domain
The ICD-10-AM (10th edition) code set representing external cause of injury, poisoning or other adverse effect.
Recorded: Independent Hospital Pricing Authority
Standard: Tasmanian Health
Superseded: Health

Geographical location code (ASGC 2008) NNNNN

374928 | Value Domain
The ASGC (2008) code set representing geographical location.
Superseded: Health
Standard: Community Services (retired)

Health of the Nation Outcome Scale 65+ score code N

449356 | Value Domain | Independent Hospital Pricing Authority
A code set representing the severity of psychiatric symptoms of an individual aged 65 years and over.
Superseded: Health, Tasmanian Health
Standard: Independent Hospital Pricing Authority

Highest year of school completed code N

375996 | Value Domain | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
A code set representing the highest level of education completed.
Superseded: Health
Standard: Community Services (retired)

Indigenous status code N

270885 | Value Domain
A code set representing Indigenous status.
Superseded: Health, Housing assistance, Early Childhood, Homelessness, Tasmanian Health, Disability, Children and Families
Standard: Community Services (retired), Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, WA Health, Indigenous

Labour force status code N

270700 | Value Domain
A code set representing the labour force status of a person.
Superseded: Health, Homelessness, Disability
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance

Language code (ASCL 2005) NN{NN}

304116 | Value Domain
The ASCL (2005) code set representing languages.
Superseded: Health, Community Services (retired)
Standard: Housing assistance

Language code (ASCL 2011) NN{NN}

460118 | Value Domain
The Australian Standard Classification of Languages (ASCL 2011) code set representing languages.
Superseded: Health, Homelessness, Tasmanian Health, Children and Families
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Disability

Linkage code 581 XXXXXDDMMYYYYN

349887 | Value Domain
A combination of the second, third and fifth alphanumeric characters of a person's family name, the second and third alphanumeric characters of a person's given name, a date in the format DDMMYYYY and a single digit number representing the sex of a person.
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Early Childhood, Disability
Superseded: Homelessness, Health

Local Hospital Network identifier code NNN

680978 | Value Domain | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
A code set representing the Local Hospital Networks (LHNs) into which each Australian state/territory is divided for the purposes of public hospital service provision and administration.
Superseded: Health
Standard: Independent Hospital Pricing Authority

Local Hospital Network identifier code NNN

584120 | Value Domain | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
A code set describing the Local Hospital Networks (LHNs) into which each Australian state/territory is divided for the purposes of public hospital service provision and administration.
Standard: Independent Hospital Pricing Authority
Superseded: Health

Mental health legal status code N

471181 | Value Domain
A code set representing whether a person is treated on an involuntary basis under the relevant state or territory mental health legislation.
Superseded: Health
Standard: Tasmanian Health

Name conditional use flag code N

287153 | Value Domain
A code set representing specific conditions that may be applied to a particular person's name.
Superseded: Health
Standard: Community Services (retired)

Non-admitted patient funding source code NN

424550 | Value Domain
A code set representing the source of funds for a non-admitted patient.
Superseded: Health
Standard: Independent Hospital Pricing Authority

Non-admitted service type code (Tier 2 v2.0) NN.NN

500701 | Value Domain | Independent Hospital Pricing Authority
The Tier 2 Non-Admitted Services (version 2.0) code set representing the type of service through which a hospital provides health care in a non-admitted setting.
Standard: Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, WA Health
Superseded: Health

Non-admitted service type code (Tier 2 v3.0) NN.NN

548187 | Value Domain | Independent Hospital Pricing Authority
The Tier 2 Non-Admitted Services (version 3.0) code set representing the type of service through which a hospital provides health care in a non-admitted setting.
Superseded: Health, Tasmanian Health
Standard: WA Health

Non-admitted service type code (Tier 2 v5.0) NN.NN

672631 | Value Domain | Independent Hospital Pricing Authority
The Tier 2 Non-Admitted Services (version 5.0) code set representing the type of service through which a hospital provides health care in a non-admitted setting.
Superseded: Health
Standard: Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Tasmanian Health

Non-school qualification level code N

376007 | Value Domain | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
A code set representing a non-school qualification level.
Superseded: Health
Standard: Community Services (retired), Disability

Occupation code (ANZSCO 1st edition) N[NNN]{NN}

350888 | Value Domain
The ANZSCO (1st edn) code set representing an occupation of a person.
Superseded: Health, Community Services (retired)
Standard: Housing assistance

Place of occurrence (ICD-10-AM 10th edn) ANN{.N[N]}

641424 | Value Domain
The ICD-10-AM (10th edition) code set representing the place where the external cause of injury, poisoning or other adverse effect occurred.
Recorded: Independent Hospital Pricing Authority
Standard: Tasmanian Health
Superseded: Health

Procedure code (ACHI 10th edn) NNNNN-NN

641375 | Value Domain
The Australian Classification of Health Interventions (10th edition) code set representing procedures.
Recorded: Independent Hospital Pricing Authority
Standard: Tasmanian Health
Superseded: Health

Remoteness classification (ASGC-RA) N

466873 | Value Domain | Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
Australian Standard Geographical Classification-Remoteness Area (ASGC-RA) is a geographical classification which defines locations in terms of remoteness, i.e. the physical distance of a location from the nearest Urban Centre.
Superseded: Health
Standard: Housing assistance, Community Services (retired), Disability

Service delivery mode code N

410942 | Value Domain
A code set representing the method of communication between the patient or client and the healthcare provider.
Superseded: Health
Standard: Independent Hospital Pricing Authority

Service delivery setting code N

403587 | Value Domain | NAP NMDS (Phase 1) Working Group
The setting in which a service is provided.
Superseded: Health
Standard: Independent Hospital Pricing Authority

Service request source code N.N

400737 | Value Domain | NAP NMDS (Phase 1) working group
A code set representing the person or organisation requesting a service for a patient.
Superseded: Health
Standard: Independent Hospital Pricing Authority

Sex code N

270807 | Value Domain
A code set representing the biological distinction between male, female and intersex.
Superseded: Health, Early Childhood, Indigenous
Standard: Community Services (retired), Housing assistance, Homelessness, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Disability, Children and Families
Retired: National Health Performance Authority (retired)
Qualified: Youth Justice

Sex code X

635128 | Value Domain
A code set representing the biological distinction between male, female and other.
Superseded: Health, Youth Justice
Standard: Indigenous, Early Childhood, Homelessness

Statistical area level 1 (SA1) code (ASGS 2011) N(11)

455781 | Value Domain
A code set representing the smallest unit for the release of Census data.
Superseded: Early Childhood, Health
Standard: Community Services (retired)

Statistical area level 1 (SA1) code (ASGS 2016) N(11)

659750 | Value Domain
A code set representing a geographical area aggregated from whole Mesh Blocks.
Superseded: Health
Standard: Early Childhood

Statistical area level 2 (SA2) code (ASGS 2011) N(9)

455810 | Value Domain
A code set representing a medium-sized area built from whole Statistical areas level 1 (SA1s). The aim of Statistical areas level 2 (SA2s) is to represent a community that interacts together socially and economically.
Superseded: Health, Tasmanian Health, Children and Families, Early Childhood
Standard: Community Services (retired), Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, WA Health, Disability

Statistical area level 2 (SA2) code (ASGS 2016) N(9)

659727 | Value Domain
A code set representing a medium-sized general purpose area aggregated from whole Statistical areas level 1 (SA1s).
Superseded: Health
Standard: Children and Families, Tasmanian Health, Early Childhood

Subacute care type code N

408718 | Value Domain
A code set representing the overall nature of subacute care provided.
Superseded: Health
Standard: Independent Hospital Pricing Authority

Time hhmm

270568 | Value Domain
A valid time measured as hours and minutes using a 24 hour clock.
Superseded: Health, Tasmanian Health
Standard: Community Services (retired), Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Disability
Retired: National Health Performance Authority (retired)

Time hhmm

603275 | Value Domain
A valid time measured as hours and minutes using a 24 hour clock.
Superseded: Health
Standard: Tasmanian Health

Transport mode code N

270598 | Value Domain
A code set representing mode of transport.
Superseded: Health
Standard: Independent Hospital Pricing Authority

Triage category code N

270677 | Value Domain
A code set representing the triage categories.
Superseded: Health
Standard: Independent Hospital Pricing Authority
Retired: National Health Performance Authority (retired)

Urgency related group major diagnostic block code N[AA]

496718 | Value Domain | Independent Hospital Pricing Authority
A code set representing the cluster to which a patient diagnosis has been grouped.
Standard: Independent Hospital Pricing Authority
Superseded: Health

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