Maternity model of care—additional remote or rural services offered indicator, yes/no code N
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||Additional remote or rural services offered indicator|
An indicator of whether or not additional remote or rural services are offered in a maternity model of care, as represented by a code.
|Context:||Used in remote or rural maternal and perinatal healthcare settings.|
|Data Element Concept:||Maternity model of care—additional remote or rural services offered indicator|
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Data element attributes
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:||These additional antenatal/postnatal services are particularly for women in remote or rural areas who reside at a significant distance from a maternity service.|
|Collection methods:||Data are gathered using the Maternity Care Classification System (MaCCS) data collection questionnaire on an annual basis by every maternity service when classifying their models of care or when a new model of care is introduced.|
Source and reference attributes
|Submitting organisation:||National Perinatal Epidemiology and Statistics Unit|
|Origin:||National Maternity Data Development Project (AIHW and NPESU), Maternity Care Classification System subproject.|
|Related metadata references:|
See also Maternity model of care—type of additional remote or rural service, antenatal/postnatal service code N[N]
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