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Carer household—household identifier

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term529756
Registration status:Help on this termChildren and Families, Standard 22/11/2016
Community Services (retired), Recorded 21/02/2014
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A combination of alphanumeric characters that uniquely identify a specific group of carers who provide funded out-of-home care within the same household.

Object Class attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Object class:Carer household
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A ‘carer household’ is a private household containing one or more carers:

  • who have undergone the relevant screening/selection and approval process; and;
  • who have received authorisation from the relevant department or agency to enable a child to be placed in their care, including carers who have received provisional authorisation; and
  • for whom reimbursement is available from a government authority or non-government organisation for expenses incurred in caring for the child; and
  • who are part of an ongoing review process.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Steward:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
Reference documents:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) 2013. Child protection national minimum data set, data collection manual 2012-13. Canberra: AIHW.

Property attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Property:Household identifier
Definition:Help on this termA sequence of characters which identify a household.
Property group:Help on this termIdentifier characteristics

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element concept attributes

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Steward:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:Help on this term

Carer household—household identifier, child protection identifier NX[X(11)] Children and Families, Standard 22/11/2016
Community Services (retired), Recorded 21/02/2014

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