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Disability residential setting code N[N]{.N}

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term489755
Registration status:Help on this termDisability, Standard 13/08/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 10/04/2013
Definition:Help on this termA code set representing residential setting in which a person with a disability resides.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN[N]{.N}
Maximum character length:Help on this term3
Permissible values:Help on this term
1Private residence
2Boarding house/private hotel
3Independent living unit within a retirement village
4Other private residence
5Public place/temporary shelter
6Domestic-scale supported living facility
7Supported accommodation facility
8Short term crisis, emergency or transitional accommodation facility
9.8Other hospital
Specialised community resident.
10.1Mental health
10.2Alcohol and other drugs
10.3Residential aged care facility
10.8Other specialised community residential
11Prison/remand centre/youth training centre
Supplementary values:Help on this term
99Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

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CODE 1     Private residence

A largely self-contained dwelling intended for occupation by one or more usual residents, or movable, makeshift or improvised dwelling occupied by one or more usual residents, regardless of whether the dwelling is owned, being purchased or being rented privately, publicly or through a community organisation.

Includes: A range of dwelling types, such as houses, flats, units, caravans, mobile homes, boats etc.

CODE 5     Public place/temporary shelter

Includes: Public places such as streets and parks, as well a temporary shelters such as bus shelters or camps and accommodation outside legal tenure arrangements, such as squats.

CODE 6     Domestic-scale supported living facility

Community living settings in which service users reside in a facility that provides support in some way by staff or volunteers. This category includes group homes, cluster apartments where a support worker lives on site, community residential apartments, congregate care arrangements, etc. Domestic-scale supported living settings may or may not have 24 hour supervision and care.

Includes:  Smaller domestic-scale supported accommodation facilities (less than 7 people) which may or may not have 24-hour supervision or care.

Excludes: Independent living units in retirement villages and community psychiatric facilities.

CODE 7     Supported accommodation facility

Settings in which service users reside in an accommodation facility which provides board or lodging for a number of people and which has support services provided on what is usually a 24 hour basis by rostered care workers.

Excludes: Smaller supported accommodation facilities (less than 7 people) which may or may not have 24-hour supervision or care.

CODE 9.8 Other hospital

Includes: Multi-purpose services

CODE 10.3      Residential aged care facility

Includes: Aged care hostels

CODE 88     Other residential setting

Includes: Children under a court or guardianship order with no usual address.

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Accommodation type (NDA) code N[N] Disability, Standard 07/10/2014, Community Services (retired), Superseded 10/04/2013

Data elements implementing this value domain:Help on this term

Person—residential setting, disability code N[N]{.N} Disability, Standard 13/08/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 10/04/2013

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