Consultation delivery mode code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Value Domain
METeOR identifier:618273
Registration status:Health, Standard 28/04/2016
Definition:A code set representing the method of communication between the patient and the health care provider.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
1In person

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

CODE 1   In person

The health care provider delivers the service in the physical presence of the patient (that is, in the same room).

CODE 2   Telemedicine

The health care provider delivers the service via telephone or teleconference.


Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

Data elements implementing this value domain:

Health service event—method of prison health clinic consultation, delivery mode code N Health, Standard 28/04/2016