Name usage type

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Property
METeOR identifier:614633
Registration status:Health, Standard 05/10/2016

A descriptor of the type of name which enables differentiation between each recorded full name.

Property group:Name characteristics

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Reference documents:

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

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Name usage type Disability, Standard 13/08/2015, Community Services (retired), Standard 06/02/2012

Data Element Concepts implementing this property:

Person—name usage type Health, Standard 05/10/2016