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Identifier—group identifier, code A

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termGroup identifier
Synonymous names:Help on this termGroup identifier flag
METeOR identifier:Help on this term519240
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 05/10/2016
Definition:Help on this term

The identifier for a group to which a specified individual belongs, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Identifier—group identifier

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termA
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
FFamily identifier
OOther group identifier
TTreatment group

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termThe field may be left blank.

Source and reference attributes

Reference documents:Help on this termStandards Australia 2014. AS 4846:2014 Person and provider identification in healthcare. Sydney: Standards Australia.

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

This field indicates whether the identifier is for a group of people such as a family or therapy group.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Reference documents:Help on this term

Standards Australia 2014. AS 4846:2014 Person and provider identification in healthcare. Sydney: Standards Australia.

Relational attributes

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Identification in healthcare cluster Health, Standard 05/10/2016

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