Mental health organisation type, code N
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Value Domain|
|Synonymous names:||Organisation type|
|Registration status:||Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 16/03/2016|
|Definition:||The type of organisation or establishment providing mental health care.|
|Maximum character length:||2|
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
CODE 01 State or Territory Health Authority
The highest level of health organisation in a state or territory, encompassing specialised and non-specialised health services.
CODE 02 State or Territory Health Authority (specialised mental health)
The highest level of specialised mental health organisation in a state or territory.
CODE 03 Local Hospital Network
The legal entity, Local Hospital Network (LHN).
CODE 04 Region
The administrative entity specific to mental health care.
CODE 05 Specialised mental health organisation
This refers to specifically defined and separately constituted health services providing specialised mental health care designated as a specialised mental health organisation.
CODE 06 Hospital
This refers to a health care facility that may or may not provide specialised mental health care.
CODE 07 Specialised mental health service unit
The specified component of a health organisation that provides designated specialised mental health services, are those with a primary function to provide treatment, rehabilitation or community health support targeted towards people with a mental disorder or psychiatric disability. These activities are delivered from a service or facility that is readily identifiable as both specialised and serving a mental health care function.
|Related metadata references:|
Has been superseded by Mental health organisation type code NN Health, Superseded 25/01/2018
|Data elements implementing this value domain:|
Person—identifier type, mental health organisation type code N Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Superseded 01/02/2018