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Person—effective communication indicator, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termEffective communication indicator
METeOR identifier:Help on this term345049
Registration status:Help on this termDisability, Superseded 29/02/2016
Community Services (retired), Standard 27/04/2007
Definition:Help on this term

Whether a person is able to communicate more than just basic needs to unfamiliar people, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Person—effective communication indicator

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Effective communication
2Little or no effective communication
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

CODE 1   Effective communication

Ability to communicate more than just basic needs, to unfamiliar people.

CODE 2   Little or no effective communication

Little or no ability to communicate more than just basic needs, to unfamiliar people.

This item is not applicable to young children aged 0-4 years.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element attributes

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

CSTDA NMDS Network.

Reference documents:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare 2006. Commonwealth State/Territory Disability Agreement National Minimum Data Set collection: data guide—data items and definitions 2006–07.

Relational attributes

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See also Person—communication method, code N Disability, Standard 07/10/2014, Community Services (retired), Standard 27/04/2007

Has been superseded by Person—effective communication indicator, code N Disability, Standard 29/02/2016

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Commonwealth State/Territory Disability Agreement NMDS (July 2008) Community Services (retired), Superseded 11/11/2009

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Commonwealth State/Territory Disability Agreement NMDS - 1 July 2006 Community Services (retired), Superseded 14/12/2008

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

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

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

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

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

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