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Prescriber—Australian state/territory identifier

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term613716
Registration status:Help on this termCommonwealth Department of Health, Standard 17/12/2015
Definition:Help on this termAn identifier of the Australian state or territory in which a Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) prescriber is located.

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Identifying and definitional attributes

Object class:Prescriber
Definition:Help on this termA doctor or other authorised health professional who writes or prepares a prescription.
Specialisation of:Help on this termPerson/group of persons

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termDepartment of Health

Property attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Property:Australian state/territory identifier
Definition:Help on this termAn identifier of the Australian state or territory.
Context:Help on this termThis is a geographic indicator which is used for analysis of the distribution of clients or patients, agencies or establishments and services.
Property group:Help on this termLocation characteristics

Data element concept attributes

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termDepartment of Health

Relational attributes

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:Help on this term

Prescriber—Australian state/territory identifier, ACT-prioritised code AA[A] Commonwealth Department of Health, Standard 17/12/2015

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