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Address components cluster

Identifying and definitional attributes

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METeOR identifier:Help on this term611149
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 05/10/2016
DSS type:Help on this termData Element Cluster
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The Address components cluster defines the data elements needed to collect the components of an address, which is defined as a collection of information used for describing the location of an entity, and/or details describing how the entity can be contacted, for individuals or organisations.

Source and reference attributes

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Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.

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Standards Australia 2014. AS 4846:2014 Person and provider identification in healthcare. Sydney: Standards Australia.

Relational attributes

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Address group cluster Health, Standard 05/10/2016

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1Address—building/complex sub-unit type, code AA[AA]Optional1
2Address—sub-dwelling unit number, identifier X[X(6)]Optional1
3Address—floor/level type, code A[AAA]Optional1
4Address—level number, identifier X[XXXX]Optional1
5Address—secondary complex name, text X[X(49)]Optional1
6Address—complex road number 1, road number XXXXXXOptional1
7Address—complex road number 2, road number XXXXXXOptional1
8Address—complex road name, text X[X(44)]Optional1
9Address—complex road type, code AA[AA]Optional1
10Address—complex road suffix, street suffix code A[A]Optional1
11Address—address site name, text X[X(49)]Optional1
12Address—location descriptor, text X[X(49)]Optional1
13Address—road number 1, road number XXXXXXOptional1
14Address—road number 2, road number XXXXXXOptional1
15Address—lot number, identifier X[XXXXX]Optional1
16Address—road name, text X[X(44)]Optional1
17Address—road type, code AA[AA]Optional1
18Address—road suffix, street suffix code A[A]Optional1
19Address—postal delivery service type identifier, code AA[A(9)]Optional1
20Address—postal delivery number, identifier X[X(10)]Optional1
21Address—postal delivery point identifier, identifier {N(8)}Optional1
22Address—suburb/town/locality name, text X[X(45)]Optional1
23Address—Australian state/territory identifier, code AA[A]Optional1
24Address—Australian postcode, code (Postcode datafile) NNNNOptional1
25Address—country identifier, country code (SACC 2016) NNNNOptional1
26Address—address line, text X[X(179)]Optional1
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