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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health-care related and community services code NN

Identifying and definitional attributes

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METeOR identifier:Help on this term568677
Registration status:Help on this termIndigenous, Endorsed 16/09/2014
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A code set representing the type of health related and community services provided by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health-care services.

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Format:Help on this termNN
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ValueMeaning
71Transport
72School based activities
73Attending medical appointments with patients to provide support
74Medical evacuation services
75Palliative care (looking after people with a life-limiting illness)
76Community development work
77Legal/police/prison advocacy services
78Homelessness support
79Support for public housing issues
80Services for people with a disability
81Parenting programs
82Aged care
83Centrelink advocacy and liaison
84Participation in regional planning forums
85Involvement in committees on health
86Representation on external boards
87Funeral assistance and arrangements
88Deceased transportation
89Cultural promotion activities
90Welfare services and food provision
91Breakfast programs
92Youth camps

Collection and usage attributes

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CODE 74  Medical evacuation services

Includes ambulance and Royal Flying Doctor Service.

CODE 76  Community development work

Includes assisting with the formation of other Aboriginal organisations, and capacity building.

CODE 84  Participation in regional planning forums

Includes participation in regional planning forums under the Framework Agreements

CODE 85  Involvement in committees on health

Includes participation in steering groups.

CODE 86  Representation on external boards

Includes hospital boards.

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Service provider organisation—service activity type, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health-care related and community services code NN Indigenous, Endorsed 16/09/2014

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