Person—depression or anxiety medical condition managed in General Practice indicator, yes/no code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Depression or anxiety medical condition managed in General Practice indicator
METeOR identifier:595638
Registration status:National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
Definition:An indicator of whether a person's depression or anxiety medical condition was managed during a consultation with a General Practitioner, as represented by a code.
Data Element Concept:Person—depression or anxiety condition managed in General Practice indicator

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Boolean
Format:N
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1Yes
2No

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

CODE 1   Yes

A person's depression or anxiety medical condition was managed during a consultation with a General Practitioner.

CODE 2   No

A person's depression or anxiety medical condition was not managed during a consultation with a General Practitioner.

Relational attributes

Implementation in Indicators:Used as numerator
National Health Performance Authority: Healthy Communities: Percentage of GP consultations in which depression or anxiety were managed 2009-2013 National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
Used as denominator
National Health Performance Authority: Healthy Communities: Percentage of GP management occasions in which a referral to a health professional was provided in the management of depression or anxiety 2009-2013 National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
National Health Performance Authority: Healthy Communities: Percentage of GP management occasions in which counselling was provided in the management of depression or anxiety 2009-2013 National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
National Health Performance Authority: Healthy Communities: Percentage of GP management occasions in which psychotropics were prescribed in the management of depression or anxiety 2009-2013 National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016