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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health-care services clinical health care related activities code N[N]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termValue Domain
METeOR identifier:Help on this term568161
Registration status:Help on this termIndigenous, Endorsed 16/09/2014
Definition:Help on this termA code set representing the type of clinical health care related activities undertaken by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health-care services.

Representational attributes

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Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN[N]
Maximum character length:Help on this term2
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Diagnosis and treatment of illness/disease
2Management of diabetes
3Management of cardiovascular disease
4Management of other chronic illness
524 hour emergency care
6Outreach clinic services
7Dialysis services on site
8Dental care
9Hospital inpatient visits and support
10Interpreting services
11Clinical services to men in custody
12Clinical services to women in custody
13Clinical services to youth in custody/remand
14Card system patient files
15Keep track of clients needing follow-up
16Computerised medical record system
17Immunisation and vaccination registers
18Service maintains health registers
19Collection of additional data for clinical population analysis
20Clinical practice guidelines utilised
21Shared care arrangements for management of people with chronic conditions
22Formal client feedback system
23Antenatal shared care arrangements between your service and hospital(s)
24Discharge planning between your service and hospital(s)
25Traditional healing
26Bush tucker nutrition programs
27Bush medicine
28Other traditional health care (specify)

Collection and usage attributes

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CODE 6  Outreach clinic services

Includes health care at outstation visits, park clinics and satellite clinics.

CODE 8  Dental care

Includes care provided by a dentist, dental therapist and oral health education.

CODE 15  Keep track of clients needing follow-up

Includes the use of monitoring sheets and/or follow-up files.

CODE 18  Service maintains health registers

Includes chronic disease registers.

CODE 20  Clinical practice guidelines utilised

Includes the Central Australian Rural Practitioners Association (CARPA) and diabetes guidelines.

CODE 21  Shared care arrangements for management of people with chronic conditions

Includes shared care arrangements between the service and hospitals, specialists etc.

CODE 24  Discharge planning between your service and hospital(s)

Includes provision of medicines, transport and liaison with GP and family.

Relational attributes

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Service provider organisation—service activity type, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health-care services clinical health care related activities code N[N] Indigenous, Endorsed 16/09/2014

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