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Person—physical assault indicator, yes/no code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termPhysical assault in prison indicator
METeOR identifier:Help on this term482804
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 28/04/2016
Definition:Help on this termAn indicator of whether a person has ever been physically assaulted or attacked, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Person—physical assault indicator

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termBoolean
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Yes
2No

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Physical assault and attack includes intentional acts of direct infliction of force or violence, intentional acts of indirect and non-confrontational force or violence, such as stalking resulting in physical harm to individuals, administration of illicit drugs, poison, drink/food spiking and setting traps.

Physical assault and attack does not include sexual assault or non-intentional acts of force or violence.

Source and reference attributes

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

Relational attributes

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Has been superseded by Person—physical assault indicator, prisoner health yes/no/unknown code N Health, Standard 28/04/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Prison dischargee DSS Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

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