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Service provider organisation—not-for-profit indicator, yes/no code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termNot-for-profit indicator
METeOR identifier:Help on this term373022
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 13/11/2014
Definition:Help on this termAn indicator of whether a service provider organisation operates on a not-for-profit basis, i.e. any operating surpluses/profit are retained and not distributed to the owners and/or shareholders, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Service provider organisation—not-for-profit indicator

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

This data element is used to differentiate between not-for-profit organisations (Code 1) and for-profit organisations (Code 2).

CODE 1   Yes

Record if the organisation is a not-for-profit organisation.

To be used when the operating surpluses/profit of an organisation must be retained and not distributed to the owners and/or shareholders.

CODE 2   No

Record if the organisation is a for-profit organisation.

To be used when the operating surpluses/profit of an organisation can be distributed to the owners and/or shareholders.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Mental health organisation details cluster Health, Standard 13/11/2014

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