Australian Government: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare METeOR Home Page

Midwifery caseload indicator

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termProperty
METeOR identifier:Help on this term558006
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 14/05/2015
Definition:Help on this term

An indicator of whether an entity is a form of care whereby one midwife takes on the primary or lead care role throughout the pregnancy for an agreed number of women per year and acts as a second or "back-up" midwife for women who have another midwife as their primary carer.

Property group:Help on this termLabour characteristics

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termNational Perinatal Epidemiology and Statistics Unit
Origin:Help on this termNational Maternity Data Development Project (AIHW and NPESU), Maternity Care Classification System subproject.

Relational attributes

Data Element Concepts implementing this property:Help on this term

Maternity model of care—midwifery caseload indicator Health, Standard 14/05/2015

My items Help on this term
Download Help on this term