Medical indemnity claim management episode—Australian state/territory identifier

Metadata item type:Data Element Concept
METeOR identifier:421970
Registration status:Health, Standard 07/12/2011
Definition:An identifier of the state or territory whose health authority is managing a medical indemnity claim.

Object Class attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Object class:Medical indemnity claim management episode
Definition:The management of a medical indemnity claim and recording the information relevant to that claim. Some main tasks in managing a medical indemnity claim include investigation of the allegations and facts related to the claim, engaging legal expertise, setting a reserve to cover costs arising from the claim and covering costs as they arise. Documentation of the conduct and outcomes of claim management produces the information relevant to the claim.
Specialisation of:Service/care event

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
Steward:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Property attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Property:Australian state/territory identifier
Definition:An identifier of the Australian state or territory.
Context:This is a geographic indicator which is used for analysis of the distribution of clients or patients, agencies or establishments and services.
Property group:Location characteristics

Data element concept attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:A health authority is the government department or agency with responsibility for health care in the Commonwealth of Australia, and in each of the states and territories of Australia.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
Steward:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:

Medical indemnity claim management episode—Australian state/territory identifier, code N Health, Standard 07/12/2011