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Accommodation type code N[N]

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Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term270683
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/03/2005
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018
Definition:Help on this termA code set representing types of accommodation.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN[N]
Maximum character length:Help on this term2
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Private residence (e.g. house, flat, bedsitter, caravan, boat, independent unit in retirement village), including privately and publicly rented homes
2Psychiatric hospital
3Residential aged care service
4Specialised alcohol/other drug treatment residence
5Specialised mental health community-based residential support service
6Domestic-scale supported living facility (e.g. group home for people with disability)
7Boarding/rooming house/hostel or hostel type accommodation, not including aged persons' hostel
8Homeless persons' shelter
9Shelter/refuge (not including homeless persons' shelter)
10Other supported accommodation
11Prison/remand centre/youth training centre
12Public place (homeless)
13Other accommodation, not elsewhere classified
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14Unknown/unable to determine

Collection and usage attributes

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CODE 3     Residential aged care service

Includes nursing home beds in acute care hospitals.

CODE 4     Specialised alcohol/other drug treatment residence

Includes alcohol/other drug treatment units in psychiatric hospitals.

CODE 5     Specialised mental health community-based residential support service

Specialised mental health community-based residential support services are defined as community-based residential supported accommodation specifically targeted at people with psychiatric disabilities which provides 24-hour support/rehabilitation on a residential basis.

CODE 6     Domestic-scale supported living facility (e.g. group home for people with disability)

Domestic-scale supported living facilities include group homes for people with disability, cluster apartments where a support worker lives on-site, community residential apartments (except mental health), congregate care arrangements. Support is provided by staff on either a live-in or rostered basis, and they may or may not have 24-hour supervision and care.

CODE 10     Other supported accommodation

Includes other supported accommodation facilities such as hostels for people with disability and Residential Services/Facilities (Victoria and South Australia only). These facilities provide board and lodging and rostered care workers provide client support services.

Relational attributes

Data elements implementing this value domain:Help on this term

Person—accommodation type (usual), code N[N] Health, Standard 01/03/2005
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

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