Healthcare provider

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Glossary Item
METeOR identifier:620370
Registration status:Health, Standard 05/10/2016
Definition:

A person or organisation involved in, or associated with the delivery of healthcare to a person or with caring for a person's wellbeing.

Examples include a clinician, hospital, individual healthcare provider and healthcare organisation.

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

Metadata items which use this glossary item:

Healthcare provider organisation cluster Health, Standard 05/10/2016

Healthcare provider qualification and registration cluster Health, Standard 05/10/2016

Identification in healthcare cluster Health, Standard 05/10/2016

Person and provider identification in healthcare National Best Practice Data Set Health, Standard 05/10/2016