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Mental health service contact—patient/client participation indicator, yes/no code N

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termMental health service contact—patient/client participation indicator
METeOR identifier:Help on this term286859
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 07/02/2013
Definition:Help on this termWhether the patient/client has participated in a service contact, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Mental health service contact—patient/client participation indicator

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Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termBoolean
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Yes
2No

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Collection and usage attributes

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Service contacts are not restricted to in-person communication but can include telephone, video link or other forms of direct communication.

  • Code 1    is to be used for service contacts between a specialised mental health service provider and the patient/client in whose clinical record the service contact would normally warrant a dated entry, where the patient/client is participating.
  • Code 2    is to be used for service contacts between a specialised mental health service provider and a third party(ies) where the patient/client, in whose clinical record the service contact would normally warrant a dated entry, is not participating.

Relational attributes

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See also KPIs for Australian Public Mental Health Services: PI 12J – Rate of post-discharge community care, 2015 Health, Standard 19/11/2015

Has been superseded by Mental health service contact—patient/client participation indicator, yes/no code N Health, Superseded 25/01/2018

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Community mental health care NMDS 2005-06 Health, Superseded 07/12/2005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Community mental health care NMDS 2006-07 Health, Superseded 23/10/2006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Community mental health care NMDS 2007-08 Health, Superseded 05/02/2008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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