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Prison dischargee—type of health service referred to on release, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termType of health service referred to on release
METeOR identifier:Help on this term483827
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 28/04/2016
Definition:Help on this termThe type of health service a prison dischargee is referred to, or an appointment is made for, on release from prison, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Prison dischargee—type of health service referred to on release

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Medical practitioner (Doctor/GP)
2Aboriginal Medical Service (AMS)
3Community mental health service
4Alcohol and drug treatment or counselling service
5Pharmacist/Opioid Substitution Treatment (OST) Provider
8Other
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9 Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Multiple options may be selected

Code 9

To be used when prison dischargee is unsure of the type of health service they are referred to.

Source and reference attributes

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

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Referral or appointment relates to a follow up appointment where the prisoner’s health needs/issues are addressed, that is arranged while the prisoner is still in custody.

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Has been superseded by Prison dischargee—type of health professional or service referred to on release, code N Health, Standard 28/04/2016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Prison dischargee DSS Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

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