Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Object Class|
|Definition:||A person whose primary employment role is to diagnose and treat physical and mental illnesses and conditions or recommend, administer, dispense and develop medications and treatment to promote or restore good health.|
|Specialisation of:||Service/care provider|
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:||Health professionals include medical practitioners, nursing professionals, dental practitioners, pharmacists, physiotherapists and podiatrists.|
Source and reference attributes
|Submitting organisation:||Australia Institute of Health and Welfare|
|Origin:||ABS (Australian Bureau of Statistics) 1997. Australian Standard Classification of Occupations, 2nd ed. Cat. no. 1220.0. Canberra: ABS|
|Data Element Concepts implementing this Object Class:|
Health professional—area of clinical practice (principal)
Health professional—establishment type (employment)
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