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Address—electronic communication address, text X[X(1099)]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termElectronic communication address
Synonymous names:Help on this termElectronic communication details
METeOR identifier:Help on this term522692
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 05/10/2016
Indigenous, Endorsed 22/10/2018
Disability, Standard 14/02/2018
Definition:Help on this term

A unique combination of characters used as input to electronic communication equipment for the purpose of contacting an entity, as represented by text.

Data Element Concept:Address—electronic communication address

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termText
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termX[X(1099)]
Maximum character length:Help on this term1100

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Electronic communication details may be collected for an email address; telephone number; Skype name; or for any other unique identification of an electronic communication mechanism.

Collection methods:Help on this term

Collection systems may include validation of the content of the electronic communication details field; that is, confirming that the email address is valid or that the telephone number is correctly structured.

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

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Supersedes Address—electronic communication address, text X[X(1099)] Indigenous, Archived 22/10/2018, Disability, Superseded 14/02/2018, Community Services (retired), Standard 06/02/2012

Supersedes Person (address)—electronic communication address, text [X(250)] Health, Superseded 05/10/2016, Tasmanian Health, Draft 23/07/2012, Indigenous, Archived 16/09/2014, Community Services (retired), Superseded 06/02/2012

Supersedes Service provider organisation (address)—electronic communication address, text [X(250)] Health, Superseded 05/10/2016, Indigenous, Archived 16/09/2014, Community Services (retired), Superseded 06/02/2012

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
All attributes +

Electronic address cluster Health, Standard 05/10/2016

Indigenous primary health care NBEDS 2018–19 Health, Superseded 12/12/2018
Indigenous, Archived 02/04/2019

DSS specific attributes +

Indigenous primary health care NBEDS 2019–20 Health, Standard 12/12/2018
Indigenous, Endorsed 02/04/2019

DSS specific attributes +
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