Division of general practice—organisation identifier, NNN

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Division of General Practice number
METeOR identifier:270014
Registration status:Health, Standard 01/03/2005
Definition:The unique identifier for the Division of general practice number as designated by the Commonwealth Government of Australia. Each separately administered Division of general practice has a unique identifying number.
Data Element Concept:Division of general practice—organisation identifier

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Identifier
Data type:Number
Format:NNN
Maximum character length:3

Data element attributes

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Cardiovascular Data Working Group
Origin:The actual Division of General Practice numbers can be obtained by selecting the individual State or Territory from the Divisions Directory found within the Australian Division of General Practice website

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Division of general practice number, version 1, DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (14.2 KB)

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:

Cardiovascular disease (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 15/02/2006

Cardiovascular disease (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 04/07/2007

Cardiovascular disease (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 22/12/2009

Cardiovascular disease (clinical) DSS Health, Superseded 01/09/2012

Cardiovascular disease (clinical) NBPDS Health, Standard 17/10/2018

Cardiovascular disease (clinical) NBPDS Health, Superseded 17/10/2018