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Health professional—establishment type (employment)

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term269471
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/03/2005
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For each health profession, type of employment establishment is a self-reporting, condensed industry of employment classification that can be cross-referenced to the Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification.

Sector of employment establishment is government (public) or non-government (private), according to whether or not the employer is a Commonwealth, State or local government agency.

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Health labour force

Object Class attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Object class:Health professional
Definition:Help on this termA person whose primary employment role is to diagnose and treat physical and mental illnesses and conditions or recommend, administer, dispense and develop medications and treatment to promote or restore good health.
Specialisation of:Help on this termService/care provider

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termHealth professionals include medical practitioners, nursing professionals, dental practitioners, pharmacists, physiotherapists and podiatrists.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralia Institute of Health and Welfare
Origin:Help on this termABS (Australian Bureau of Statistics) 1997. Australian Standard Classification of Occupations, 2nd ed. Cat. no. 1220.0. Canberra: ABS

Property attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Property:Establishment type
Definition:Help on this termA descriptor of the class of establishment.
Property group:Help on this termOrganisational characteristics

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Health professional—establishment type (employment), industry code NN Health, Superseded 10/12/2009

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