Mental health organisation type code NN
Value Domain Attributes
Identifying and definitional attributes
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Health, Superseded 17/01/2020
The type of organisation or establishment providing mental health care.
Collection and usage attributes
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CODE 01 State or Territory Health Authority
The highest level of health organisation in a state or territory, encompassing specialised and non-specialised health services which would be reported using the Establishment—Australian state/territory identifier, code N data element.
CODE 02 State or Territory Health Authority (specialised mental health)
The highest level of specialised mental health organisation in a state or territory which would be reported using the Specialised mental health service organisation—organisation identifier, XXXX data element.
CODE 03 Local Hospital Network
The legal entity, Local Hospital Network (LHN) which would be reported using the Establishment—Local Hospital Network identifier, code NNN data element.
CODE 04 Region
The administrative entity specific to mental health care which would be reported using the Establishment—region identifier, X[X] data element.
CODE 05 Specialised mental health organisation
This refers to specifically defined and separately constituted health services providing specialised mental health care designated as a specialised mental health organisation which would be reported using the Specialised mental health service organisation—service delivery setting, code N data element.
CODE 06 Hospital
This refers to a health care facility that may or may not provide specialised mental health care which would be reported using the Hospital—hospital identifier, XXXXX data element.
CODE 07 Specialised mental health service unit
The specified component of a health organisation that provides designated specialised mental health services, are those with a primary function to provide treatment, rehabilitation or community health support targeted towards people with a mental disorder or psychiatric disability. These activities are delivered from a service or facility that is readily identifiable as both specialised and serving a mental health care function which would be reported using the Establishment—service unit cluster identifier, XXXXXdata element.