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Medical indemnity claim size code N[N]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term421786
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 07/12/2011
Definition:Help on this termA code set representing the Australian dollars paid for a medical indemnity claim.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN[N]
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
0$0
1$1 to less than $10,000
2$10,000 to less than $30,000
3$30,000 to less than $50,000
4$50,000 to less than $100,000
5$100,000 to less than $250,000
6$250,000 to less than $500,000
7$500,000 to less than $1 million
8$1 million to less than $2 million
9$2 million to less than $5 million
10$5 million or more
Supplementary values:Help on this term
99Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

CODE 0   $0

'$0' should only be used where the medical indemnity claim has been closed and no payment has been or is to be made to the claimant and there have been no claimant or defence investigative or legal costs. If no payment was made to the claimant but investigative or legal costs were incurred then the appropriate dollar range should be selected.

CODE 99   Not stated/inadequately described

'Not stated/inadequately described' should be used for medical indemnity claims that have not yet been closed, where a structured settlement has not yet been agreed or for finalised claims when information on total claim size is not yet available.

Source and reference attributes

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

Relational attributes

Data elements implementing this value domain:Help on this term

Medical indemnity claim—medical indemnity claim size, code N[N] Health, Superseded 21/11/2013

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