Identifying and definitional attributes
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|Registration status:||Indigenous, Endorsed 16/09/2014|
A code set representing categories of full-time equivalent staffing positions that are not paid for by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health-care services.
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Collection and usage attributes
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CODES 1 and 2 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health workers
CODE 6 Social and emotional wellbeing staff
These include (but are not limited to) psychologists, counsellors, mental health workers, social workers and welfare workers.
CODE 7 Visiting medical specialists/other allied health professionals
Medical practitioners who are registered as specialists under a law of state or territory or recognised as specialists or consultant physicians by a specialist recognition advisory committee, for example paediatricians, ophthalmologists, cardiologists, ear, nose and throat specialists, obstetricians and surgeons.
CODE 9 Dental support workers (e.g. dental assistants, dental technicians)
Includes dental assistants and dental technicians.
|Data elements implementing this value domain:|
Service provider organisation—staffing categories, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health-care services full-time equivalent unpaid staffing categories code N[N] Indigenous, Endorsed 16/09/2014