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Identifier usage code NNN

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term519478
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 05/10/2016
Definition:Help on this term

A code set that indicates the way in which an identifier is to be used, where that usage is related to a specific purpose.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termNNN
Maximum character length:Help on this term3
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
100Unique identifier for an entity
110Individual healthcare identifier (IHI)
112Healthcare provider identifier—individual (HPI-I)
113Healthcare provider identifier—organisation (HPI-O)
114Virtual smart card identifier (Cryptographic service provider)
120Family identifier
200Billing identifier
300Business or individual taxation or social security identifier
400Special service identifier
401Accreditation
410Laboratory services
420Radiology services
480Other diagnostic services
500Individual provider identifier—other than the HPI-I
600Organisational provider identifier—other than the HPI-O
700Professional registration identifier
800Other
Supplementary values:Help on this term
999Not stated/inadequately described

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

Data elements implementing this value domain:Help on this term

Identifier—identifier usage, code NNN Health, Standard 05/10/2016

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