Prescriber—Australian state/territory identifier

Metadata item type:Data Element Concept
METeOR identifier:613716
Registration status:Commonwealth Department of Health, Standard 17/12/2015
Definition:An identifier of the Australian state or territory in which a Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) prescriber is located.

Object Class attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Object class:Prescriber
Definition:A doctor or other authorised health professional who writes or prepares a prescription.
Specialisation of:Person/group of persons

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Department of Health

Property attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Property:Australian state/territory identifier
Definition:An identifier of the Australian state or territory.
Context:This is a geographic indicator which is used for analysis of the distribution of clients or patients, agencies or establishments and services.
Property group:Location characteristics

Data element concept attributes

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Department of Health

Relational attributes

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:

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