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Mental health service contact—session type, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termMental health service contact—session type
METeOR identifier:Help on this term286832
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 07/02/2013
Definition:Help on this termWhether a service contact is provided for one or more patient(s)/client(s), as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Mental health service contact—session type

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Individual session
2Group session

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

A service contact is regarded as an individual session where the service is provided for one patient/client with or without third party involvement.

A service contact is regarded as a group session where two or more patients/clients are participating in the service contact with or without third parties and the nature of the service would normally warrant dated entries in the clinical records of the patients/clients in question.

A service contact is also regarded as a group session where third parties for two or more patients/clients are participating in the service contact without the respective patients/clients and the nature of the service would normally warrant dated entries in the clinical records of the patients/clients in question.

Source and reference attributes

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

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Has been superseded by Mental health service contact—session type, code N Health, Superseded 02/02/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
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Community mental health care NMDS 2005-06 Health, Superseded 07/12/2005

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Community mental health care NMDS 2006-07 Health, Superseded 23/10/2006

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Community mental health care NMDS 2007-08 Health, Superseded 05/02/2008

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Community mental health care NMDS 2008-09 Health, Superseded 04/02/2009

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Community mental health care NMDS 2009-10 Health, Superseded 05/01/2010

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Community mental health care NMDS 2010-11 Health, Superseded 01/12/2010

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Community mental health care NMDS 2011-12 Health, Superseded 07/03/2012

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Community mental health care NMDS 2012-13 Health, Superseded 07/02/2013

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