Establishment—geriatric assessment unit indicator, yes/no code N
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||Geriatric assessment unit indicator|
An indicator of whether an establishment includes a facility dedicated to the Commonwealth-approved assessment of the level of dependency of (usually) aged individuals either for purposes of initial admission to a long-stay institution or for purposes of reassessment of dependency levels of existing long-stay institution residents, as represented by a code.
|Data Element Concept:||Establishment—geriatric assessment unit indicator|
Value domain attributes
|Maximum character length:||1|
Data element attributes
Collection and usage attributes
Essential to provide a broad picture of the availability of key specialised services by State and region and to assist with planning if services are over supplied in one region relative to another.
Source and reference attributes
National Health Data Committee
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes Establishment—specialised service indicator (geriatric assessment unit), yes/no code N
|Implementation in Data Set Specifications:|
All attributes +
The download may take a while, please wait.
Do not refresh the screen until the download is complete.