Person—type of interpreter service required, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Interpreter service type
Synonymous names:Type of interpreter service
METeOR identifier:323185
Registration status:Disability, Superseded 29/02/2016
Community Services (retired), Standard 27/04/2007
Definition:Whether an interpreter service required by a person is for spoken language or non-spoken communication, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Person—type of interpreter services required

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1Spoken language other than English
2Non-spoken communication
Supplementary values:
9Not stated/inadequately described

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

CODE 2 Non-spoken communication

If a person communicated with the assistance of a signer (i.e. not necessarily arranged by the agency/service provider) this code should be used.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

CSTDA NMDS Network.

Origin:

Commonwealth State/Territory Disability Agreement National Minimum Data Set (CSTDA NMDS) collection. Data Guide: data items and definitions 2006-07.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

See also Person—interpreter service required Health, Standard 08/02/2006, Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 27/04/2021, WA Health, Endorsed 19/03/2015, Disability, Superseded 28/09/2016, Community Services (retired), Standard 10/04/2006

See also Person—interpreter service required indicator, yes/no/not stated/inadequately described code N Disability, Standard 28/09/2016

See also Person—interpreter service required, yes/no/not stated/inadequately described code N Disability, Superseded 28/09/2016

Has been superseded by Person—type of interpreter service required, spoken language/non-spoken communication code N Disability, Standard 29/02/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:
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Commonwealth State/Territory Disability Agreement NMDS (July 2008) Community Services (retired), Superseded 11/11/2009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Commonwealth State/Territory Disability Agreement NMDS - 1 July 2006 Community Services (retired), Superseded 14/12/2008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 +