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Person—biometric identifier used indicator, yes/no code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termBiometric identifier used indicator
METeOR identifier:Help on this term527290
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 05/10/2016
Definition:Help on this termAn indicator of whether a biometric capture device is being used to identify a person, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Person—biometric identifier used indicator

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termBoolean
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Yes
2No

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

CODE 1     Yes

One or more biometric identifiers have been used to identify a person.

CODE 2     No

No biometric identifiers have been used to identify a person.

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

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Biometric identifiers cluster Health, Standard 05/10/2016

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