Service provider organisation—not-for-profit indicator, yes/no code N
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||Not-for-profit indicator|
|Registration status:||Health, Standard 13/11/2014|
|Definition:||An 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
|Maximum character length:||1|
Data element attributes
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
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:||Australian Institute of Health and Welfare|
|Implementation in Data Set Specifications:|
Mental health organisation details cluster Health, Standard 13/11/2014