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Child—case plan required indicator, yes/no/not applicable/not stated/inadequately described code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termCase plan required indicator
Synonymous names:Help on this termCase plan required flag
METeOR identifier:Help on this term610414
Registration status:Help on this termChildren and Families, Standard 22/11/2016
Definition:Help on this term

An indicator of whether a child is required by jurisdictional policy/legislation to have a current, documented and approved case plan, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Child—case plan required indicator

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Yes
2No
Supplementary values:Help on this term
7Not applicable
9Not stated/inadequately described

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

CODE 1 Yes

Use if the child was required by jurisdictional policy/legislation to have a current, documented and approved case plan on the night of 30 June in the reference period.

CODE 2 No

Use if the child was not required by jurisdictional policy/legislation to have a current, documented and approved case plan on the night of 30 June in the reference period.

CODE 7 Not applicable

Use if the child was no longer in scope on the night of 30 June in the reference period.

CODE 9 Not stated/inadequately described

Use if the child was in scope on the night of 30 June in the reference period, but it was unknown if a case plan was required (e.g. due to data quality).

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Steward:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
Origin:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) 2013. Child protection national minimum data set, data collection manual 2012-13. AIHW: Canberra.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

See also Child—current case plan indicator, yes/no/not applicable/not stated/inadequately described code N Children and Families, Standard 22/11/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
All attributes +

National Out-of-Home Care Standards (NOOHCS) file cluster Children and Families, Superseded 22/11/2016
Community Services (retired), Proposed 22/08/2012

DSS specific attributes +

National out-of-home care standards (NOOHCS) file cluster Children and Families, Superseded 22/11/2016

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National out-of-home care standards (NOOHCS) file cluster Children and Families, Superseded 22/11/2016

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National out-of-home care standards (NOOHCS) file cluster Children and Families, Superseded 20/04/2018

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National out-of-home care standards (NOOHCS) file cluster Children and Families, Standard 20/04/2018

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