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Out-of-home placement financial payment indicator code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term316467
Registration status:Help on this termCommunity Services (retired), Standard 30/04/2008
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A code set representing whether a child protection authority has made a financial contribution toward an out-of-home placement.

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
1Child protection authority made a direct financial contribution
2Child protection authority made no financial contribution
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

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CODE 1     Child protection authority made a direct financial contribution      

Child protection authority (or their delegate) made a direct financial contribution – where a payment was made to fund the placement, such as a foster care allowance, relative/kin allowance, or funded the residential care facility or the family group home to place clients of the child protection authority.

CODE 2     Child protection authority made no financial contribution               

Child protection authority made no financial contribution – did not make any financial contribution outside of staffing costs, e.g. workers time.

CODE 9     Not stated/inadequately described

Note: A delegate exisits where out-of-home care services have been out-sourced and a non-government organisation has been provided with the authority to place children in out-of-home care. These organisations must be funded by the child protection authority. This item should be recorded as if the organisation was the child protection authority.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

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Has been superseded by Financial payment for out-of-home care code N[N] Children and Families, Superseded 03/11/2021, Community Services (retired), Recorded 11/10/2014

Data elements implementing this value domain:Help on this term

Service episode—financial payment indicator, out-of-home placement code N Community Services (retired), Standard 30/04/2008

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