Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health-care services episodes of care cluster
Data Set Specification Attributes
Identifying and definitional attributes
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health-care services provide care, including but not limited to, for sickness and injury, as well as counselling, health education and screening.
The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health-care services episodes of care cluster describes the number of episodes of health-care provided by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health-care services that received funding from the Australian Government through the Office for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health (OATSIH).
The three data elements are used together to provide a count of episodes of care by the Indigenous status and sex of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health services clients.
Episodes of health care
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
If figures are not available for the full year, an estimate can be made based on a representative part of the year.
Source and reference attributes
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
|Implementation in Data Set Specifications:|
Indigenous, Superseded 07/12/2017
Implementation start date: 01/06/2010
Implementation end date: 30/07/2011
Metadata items in this Data Set Specification