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Individual service provider—registration type, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termProvider's registration type
METeOR identifier:Help on this term524377
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 05/10/2016
Definition:Help on this term

Extent of registration awarded to an individual service provider by a registration body, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Individual service provider—registration type

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Limited
2Provisional
3General
4Specialist
5Non-practising
6Student

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

For a description of the registration types refer to the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency's website (AHPRA 2016).

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Reference documents:Help on this term

AHPRA (Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency) 2016. Glossary, Viewed 4 April 2016,  http://www.ahpra.gov.au/Support/Glossary.aspx.

Standards 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

The code for student is used in health care organisations, but is often not used by professional associations or registration boards.

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

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See also Individual service provider—registration subtype, code NN 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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