Out-of-home care flag code N
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Value Domain|
|Registration status:||Community Services (retired), Standard 30/04/2008|
|Definition:||A codeset representing whether a person has been, or is in, out-of-home care.|
|Maximum character length:||1|
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
This data item should be recorded for all children who were the subject of a contact during the year.
CODE 1 Yes - Currently in out-of-home care.
The child is in a current out-of-home care placement that is being paid for by the community services department.
CODE 2 Yes - Past history of placement in out-of-home care.
If the child has had a previous placement in out-of-home care in any jurisdiction in the past five years.
CODE 3 No
The child is not currently, or has not previously, been in state/territory funded or provided out-of-home care.
|Collection methods:||This should be recorded at the time of the contact assessment decision.|
|Data elements implementing this value domain:|
Child protection notification—out-of-home care flag, code N Community Services (retired), Standard 30/04/2008