Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health-care services client numbers cluster

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Set Specification
METeOR identifier:565806
Registration status:Indigenous, Endorsed 16/09/2014
DSS type:Data Element Cluster
Scope:

The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health-care services client numbers cluster describes the number of clients seen by the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health-care service during the reporting period, by their Indigenous status.

Number of clients 

Indigenous status of clients Number
Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander clients N[NNN]
Non-Indigenous clients N[NNN]
Unknown Indigenous status of clients N[NNN]
Total clients N[NNN]

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

Each individual client is counted once only. For family groups, only people who have their own file/record are included.

Exclude clients who only attended groups and did not receive individual care.

Collection methods:

An estimation is acceptable if accurate figures are not available.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:
All attributes +

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health-care services DSS Indigenous, Archived 07/12/2017

Parent DSS specific attributes +

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health-care services DSS Indigenous, Archived 07/12/2017

Parent DSS specific attributes +

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health-care services DSS Indigenous, Archived 07/12/2017

Parent DSS specific attributes +

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health-care services DSS Indigenous, Endorsed 07/12/2017

Parent DSS specific attributes +

Metadata items in this Data Set Specification

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Seq No.Metadata item Obligation Max occurs
-Person—Indigenous status, code NMandatory3
-Service provider organisation—number of clients, total people N[NNNN]Mandatory1