Regular client indicator

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Property
METeOR identifier:436655
Registration status:Health, Standard 07/12/2011
Indigenous, Endorsed 13/03/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 06/02/2012
Definition:

An indicator of whether a client is a regular client of an organisation or agency.

Property group:Client characteristic

Collection and usage attributes

Comments:

The definition of a regular client can vary depending on the context and/or collection in which the term is being applied, but generally involves a minimum number of visits to an organisation or agency or uses of a facility, occurring over a specific period of time. For example, in the primary health care context a regular client may be someone who has visited a particular primary health care provider 3 or more times in the last 2 years.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW)

Relational attributes

Data Element Concepts implementing this property:

Person—regular client indicator Health, Standard 07/12/2011
Indigenous, Endorsed 13/03/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 06/02/2012