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Person—date of birth, MMYYYY

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termMonth and year of birth
METeOR identifier:Help on this term375191
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 10/12/2009
Commonwealth Department of Social Services, Standard 20/06/2018
National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
Definition:Help on this termThe month and year of birth of the person.
Data Element Concept:Person—date of birth

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termDate
Data type:Help on this termDate/Time
Format:Help on this termMMYYYY
Maximum character length:Help on this term6

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Collection methods:Help on this term

In some collections data may be reported in DDMMYYYY format. Agencies providing data to other agencies may choose to provide the abbreviated version (MMYYYY) to protect the privacy of respondents.

Source and reference attributes

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

National Health Data Committee

National Community Services Data Committee

Reference documents:Help on this term

AS5017 Health Care Client Identification, 2002, Sydney: Standards Australia

AS4846 Health Care Provider Identification, 2004, Sydney: Standards Australia

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

See also Date—accuracy indicator, code AAA Housing assistance, Standard 23/08/2010, Health, Standard 04/05/2005, Early Childhood, Standard 21/05/2010, Homelessness, Standard 23/08/2010, Disability, Standard 07/10/2014, Community Services (retired), Standard 30/09/2005, ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

See also Date—estimate indicator, code N Tasmanian Health, Draft 23/07/2012, Community Services (retired), Standard 27/04/2007

See also Person—age, total years N[NN] Housing assistance, Standard 10/02/2006, Health, Standard 08/02/2006, Early Childhood, Standard 21/05/2010, Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 05/09/2016, WA Health, Endorsed 04/03/2014, Indigenous, Endorsed 13/03/2015, Commonwealth Department of Health, Candidate 16/09/2016, Children and Families, Standard 22/11/2016, Community Services (retired), Standard 29/04/2006, National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
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Demographics Cluster Commonwealth Department of Social Services, Standard 20/06/2018

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Registered chiropractic labour force DSS Health, Standard 10/12/2009

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Registered dental and allied dental health professional labour force DSS Health, Standard 10/12/2009

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Registered medical professional labour force DSS Health, Standard 10/12/2009

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Registered midwifery labour force DSS Health, Standard 10/12/2009

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Registered nursing professional labour force DSS Health, Standard 10/12/2009

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Registered optometry labour force DSS Health, Standard 10/12/2009

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Registered osteopathy labour force DSS Health, Standard 10/12/2009

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Registered pharmacy labour force DSS Health, Standard 10/12/2009

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Registered physiotherapy labour force DSS Health, Standard 10/12/2009

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Registered podiatry labour force DSS Health, Standard 10/12/2009

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Registered psychology labour force DSS Health, Standard 10/12/2009

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Implementation in Indicators:Help on this termUsed as numerator
Australian Atlas of Healthcare Variation 2018: Number of PBS/RPBS prescriptions dispensed for antibiotic medicines per 100,000 children aged 9 years and under, 2016-17 Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 13/12/2018
Australian Atlas of Healthcare Variation: Number of cervical loop excision or cervical loop ablation hospitalisations per 100,000 women, aged 15 years and over, 2012-13 to 2014-15 Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 07/06/2017
National Health Performance Authority, Healthy Communities: Seeing an allied health professional or nurse, 2011–12 National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
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