Medical indemnity claim management episode—Australian state/territory identifier, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Medical indemnity claim state/territory identifier
METeOR identifier:421974
Registration status:Health, Standard 07/12/2011
Definition:An identifier of the state or territory whose health authority is managing a medical indemnity claim, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Medical indemnity claim management episode—Australian state/territory identifier

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1New South Wales
2Victoria
3Queensland
4South Australia
5Western Australia
6Tasmania
7Northern Territory
8Australian Capital Territory
9Other territories (Cocos (Keeling) Islands, Christmas Island and Jervis Bay Territory)

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

The order presented here is the standard for the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). Other organisations (including the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare) publish data in state order based on population (that is, Western Australia before South Australia and Australian Capital Territory before Northern Territory).

Source and reference attributes

Reference documents:

Australian Bureau of Statistics. Australian Standard Geographical Classification (ASGC). Cat No. 1216.0. Canberra: ABS.

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Codes 1 to 8 are valid codes for the Medical Indemnity National Collection.

Source and reference attributes

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

Relational attributes

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:
All attributes +

Medical indemnity DSS 2012-14 Health, Superseded 21/11/2013

DSS specific attributes +

Medical indemnity NBPDS 2014- Health, Standard 21/11/2013

DSS specific attributes +