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Registered health professional—principal area of practice

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term377933
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 10/12/2009
Definition:Help on this termThe area of practice in which the registered health professional spent the most hours in the week prior to registration.

Object Class attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Object class:Registered health professional
Definition:Help on this termA person who is listed as a health professional during the reference period with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulatory Agency under the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law Bill.
Specialisation of:Help on this termService/care provider

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Registered health professionals include

  • chiropractors
  • dental hygienists
  • dental prosthetists
  • dental therapists
  • dentists
  • medical practitioners
  • midwives
  • nurses - enrolled
  • nurses - registered
  • nurse practitioners
  • optometrists
  • osteopaths
  • pharmacists
  • physiotherapists
  • podiatrists
  • psychologists.

 

Source and reference attributes

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

Property attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Property:Area of practice
Definition:Help on this termThe area of practice in which the most hours were spent in the week prior to registration.
Property group:Help on this termLabour characteristics

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element concept attributes

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

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Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:Help on this term

Registered health professional—principal area of practice, dental code NN Health, Standard 10/12/2009

Registered health professional—principal area of practice, midwifery code NN Health, Standard 10/12/2009

Registered health professional—principal area of practice, nursing code NN Health, Standard 10/12/2009

Registered health professional—principal area of practice, psychology code NN Health, Standard 10/12/2009

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