Person (address)—floor/level identifier, [NNNA]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Floor/level number (person)
Synonymous names:Australian level number
METeOR identifier:270029
Registration status:Health, Superseded 07/12/2011
Community Services (retired), Superseded 06/02/2012
Definition:The unique identifier for the floor/level where a person can be located.
Data Element Concept:Person (address)—floor/level identifier

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Identifier
Data type:String
Format:[NNNA]
Maximum character length:4

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

Floor/level number and suffix are both optional.

The Floor/level number must be recorded with its corresponding Floor/level type.

Some Floor/level numbers may be followed by an alphabetic suffix.

Examples of Floor/level identification:

FL 1A

L 3

LG A

Collection methods:Do not leave a space between the number and alpha suffix. To be collected in conjunction with Floor/level type.

Source and reference attributes

Origin:

Health Data Standards Committee

Australia Post Address Presentation Standard

Reference documents:AS4846 Health Care Provider Identification, 2006, Sydney: Standards Australia

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Has been superseded by Address—level number, identifier X[XXXX] Housing assistance, Standard 01/05/2013, Health, Standard 07/12/2011, Disability, Standard 13/08/2015, Community Services (retired), Standard 06/02/2012, ACT Health, Final 10/08/2018

Supersedes Floor/level number, version 1, DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (13.9 KB)

Is used in the formation of Person (address)—address line, text X[X(179)] Health, Standard 04/05/2005, Community Services (retired), Standard 30/09/2005

Is used in the formation of Person (address)—health address line, text X[X(179)] Health, Superseded 04/05/2005

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:

Health care client identification DSS Health, Superseded 03/12/2008

Health care client identification DSS Health, Retired 20/03/2013

Health care provider identification DSS Health, Superseded 04/07/2007

Health care provider identification DSS Health, Superseded 03/12/2008

Health care provider identification DSS Health, Retired 20/03/2013