Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Property|
|Registration status:||Health, Standard 07/12/2011|
Indigenous, Endorsed 13/03/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 06/02/2012
An indicator of whether a client is a regular client of an organisation or agency.
|Property group:||Client characteristic|
Collection and usage attributes
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)|
|Related metadata references:|
See also Number of regular clients Health, Candidate 22/07/2020
See also Number of regular female clients Health, Candidate 22/07/2020
|Data Element Concepts implementing this property:|
Person—regular client indicator Health, Standard 07/12/2011