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Person—interpreter service required, yes/no code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termInterpreter services required
Synonymous names:Help on this termNeed for interpreter service
METeOR identifier:Help on this term304294
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 08/02/2006
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 27/04/2021
Disability, Superseded 29/02/2016
Community Services (retired), Standard 10/04/2006
Definition:Help on this termWhether an interpreter service is required by or for the person, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Person—interpreter service required

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

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

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Includes verbal language, non verbal language and languages other than English.

CODE 1     Yes

Use this code where interpreter services are required.

CODE 2     No

Use this code where interpreter services are not required.

Persons requiring interpreter services for any form of sign language should be coded as Interpreter required.

Collection methods:Help on this term

Recommended question:

Do you [does the person] require an interpreter?

 Yes

 No

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Supersedes Person—interpreter service required (community services), code N Community Services (retired), Superseded 01/05/2006

Supersedes Person—interpreter service required status (health), code N Health, Superseded 08/02/2006

Has been superseded by Person—interpreter service required, yes/no/not stated/inadequately described code N Disability, Superseded 28/09/2016

See also Person—type of interpreter service required, code N Disability, Superseded 29/02/2016, Community Services (retired), Standard 27/04/2007

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
All attributes +

Commonwealth State/Territory Disability Agreement NMDS (July 2008) Community Services (retired), Superseded 11/11/2009

DSS specific attributes +

Commonwealth State/Territory Disability Agreement NMDS - 1 July 2006 Community Services (retired), Superseded 14/12/2008

DSS specific attributes +

Disability services client details cluster Disability, Standard 13/08/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 10/04/2013

Disability Services NMDS 2009-10 Community Services (retired), Superseded 15/12/2011

DSS specific attributes +

Disability Services NMDS 2010-11 Community Services (retired), Superseded 15/12/2011

DSS specific attributes +

Disability Services NMDS 2011-12 Community Services (retired), Superseded 13/03/2013

DSS specific attributes +

Disability Services NMDS 2012-14 Community Services (retired), Standard 13/03/2013

DSS specific attributes +

Disability Services NMDS 2014-15 Disability, Superseded 29/02/2016
Community Services (retired), Proposed 23/04/2014

DSS specific attributes +

Person related data elements (TDLU) cluster Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 18/05/2021

DSS specific attributes +
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