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Individual service provider—provider registration sequence number, identifier NNN

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termProvider registration sequence number
METeOR identifier:Help on this term524037
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 05/10/2016
Definition:Help on this term

An additional number added to the profession number of an individual service provider to identify different registration records for each practitioner, as represented by a 3-digit numeric identifier.

Data Element Concept:Individual service provider—provider registration sequence number

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Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termIdentifier
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termNNN
Maximum character length:Help on this term3

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termThe registration sequence numbers issued by the registration board are not significant in themselves, that is, the numbers do not represent registration cycles, sequencing or grading.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
Reference documents:Help on this termStandards Australia 2014. AS 4846:2014 Person and provider identification in healthcare. Sydney: Standards Australia.

Relational attributes

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See also Individual service provider—profession identifier, X[X(12)] Health, Standard 05/10/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Provider registration cluster Health, Standard 05/10/2016

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