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Health professional—labour force status

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term269606
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/03/2005
Definition:Help on this termFor the national health labour force collections, profession labour force status of a health professional in a particular profession is defined by employment status according to the classification/coding frame below at the time of renewal of registration.
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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:Labour force status
Definition:Help on this termAn indicator of participation in paid employment or economic inactivity.
Property group:Help on this termLabour characteristics

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Health professional—labour force status, code N{.N} Health, Superseded 10/12/2009

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