Activity and participation need for assistance cluster

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Set Specification
METeOR identifier:492069
Registration status:Disability, Superseded 29/02/2016
Community Services (retired), Standard 13/03/2013 [Non Dictionary]
DSS type:Data Element Cluster
Scope:

These data elements are used in conjunction with each other to determine the level of assistance a person with a disability requires and the type of activity for which this assistance is needed.

The activity and participation need for assistance cluster combines the two data elements: Person—activity and participation in life area, code N and Person—activity need for assistance, code N and describes the following information:

 

Unable to do or always needs help/ supervision in this life area Sometimes needs help/ supervision in this life area Does not need help/ supervision but uses aids or equipment. Does not need help/ supervision and does not use aids or equipment.
Self-care        
Mobility        
Communication        
Interpersonal interactions and relationships        
Learning, applying knowledge and general tasks and demands        
Education        
Community (civic) and economic life        
Domestic life        

Working

       

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Has been superseded by Activity and participation need for assistance cluster Health, Candidate 15/11/2021, Disability, Standard 29/02/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:
All attributes +

Disability and need for assistance cluster Disability, Standard 13/08/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 10/04/2013

Disability Services NMDS 2012-14 Community Services (retired), Standard 13/03/2013

Parent DSS specific attributes +

Disability Services NMDS 2014-15 Disability, Superseded 29/02/2016
Community Services (retired), Proposed 23/04/2014

Parent DSS specific attributes +
Implementation in Indicators:Used as numerator
National Disability Agreement: d(3)-Proportion of the potential population who used Australian Disability Enterprises (Supported Employment), 2013 Disability, Standard 13/08/2015
Community Services (retired), Standard 23/05/2013

Metadata items in this Data Set Specification

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Seq No.Metadata item Obligation Max occurs
-Person—activity and participation life area, disability code NOptional1
-Person—need for assistance with activities in a life area, disability code NOptional1