Identifying and definitional attributes
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|Short name:||Fully immunised recorded indicator|
An indicator of whether a child has been recorded as fully immunised, as represented by a code.
|Data Element Concept:||Child—recorded as fully immunised indicator|
Value domain attributes
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Data element attributes
Collection and usage attributes
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CODE 1 Yes
A child is recorded as fully immunised.
CODE 2 No
A child is not recorded as fully immunised.
'Fully immunised' status is determined in accordance with the National Immunisation Program Schedule. The childhood vaccinations essential to be considered 'fully immunised' include:
A child is considered 'fully immunised' if they have received the following vaccinations by the specified age milestones:
Source and reference attributes
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW)
DoH (Australian Government Department of Health) 2019. National Immunisation Program Schedule. DoH, Canberra, Viewed 24 July 2019, https://www.health.gov.au/health-topics/immunisation/immunisation-throughout-life/national-immunisation-program-schedule
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Supersedes Child—fully immunised recorded indicator, yes/no code N
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