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Mental health carer

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termGlossary Item
METeOR identifier:Help on this term515278
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 07/03/2014
ACT Health, Final 17/08/2018
Definition:Help on this termA person who has a caring role for a person with a mental health problem or mental illness. They could be family, friends or staff and be paid or unpaid. The role of the carer is not necessarily static or permanent, and may vary over time according to the needs of the consumer and carer.

Source and reference attributes

Origin:Help on this termAustralian Health Ministers 2009. Fourth national mental health plan: an agenda for collaborative government action in mental health 2009–2014. Commonwealth of Australia, 84.

Relational attributes

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Mental health establishments NMDS 2014-15 Health, Superseded 13/11/2014

Mental health establishments NMDS 2015-16 Health, Superseded 04/09/2015

Mental health establishments NMDS 2016-17 Health, Superseded 17/08/2017

Mental health establishments NMDS 2017–18 Health, Superseded 25/01/2018

Mental health establishments NMDS 2018–19 Health, Standard 25/01/2018
ACT Health, Final 17/08/2018

Mental health establishments NMDS 2019–20 Health, Standardisation pending 05/12/2018

Specialised mental health service organisation—carer representation arrangements indicator Health, Standard 07/03/2014
ACT Health, Final 17/08/2018

Specialised mental health service organisation—carer representation arrangements indicator, code N Health, Standard 07/03/2014
ACT Health, Final 17/08/2018

Specialised mental health service organisation—use of formal complaints mechanism for carer participation arrangements indicator Health, Standard 13/11/2014
ACT Health, Final 17/08/2018

Specialised mental health service organisation—use of formal complaints mechanism for carer participation arrangements indicator Health, Standard 07/03/2014

Specialised mental health service organisation—use of formal complaints mechanism for carer participation arrangements indicator, code N Health, Standard 13/11/2014
ACT Health, Final 17/08/2018

Specialised mental health service organisation—use of formal complaints mechanism for carer participation arrangements indicator, code N Health, Superseded 13/11/2014

Specialised mental health service organisation—use of formal participation policy for carer participation arrangements indicator Health, Standard 07/03/2014
ACT Health, Final 17/08/2018

Specialised mental health service organisation—use of formal participation policy for carer participation arrangements indicator, code N Health, Standard 07/03/2014
ACT Health, Final 17/08/2018

Specialised mental health service organisation—use of regular carer experience surveys for carer participation arrangements indicator Health, Standard 07/03/2014
ACT Health, Final 17/08/2018

Specialised mental health service organisation—use of regular carer experience surveys for carer participation arrangements indicator, code N Health, Standard 07/03/2014
ACT Health, Final 17/08/2018

Specialised mental health service organisation—use of regular discussion groups for carer participation arrangements indicator Health, Standard 07/03/2014
ACT Health, Final 17/08/2018

Specialised mental health service organisation—use of regular discussion groups for carer participation arrangements indicator, code N Health, Standard 07/03/2014
ACT Health, Final 17/08/2018

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