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Activity and participation need for assistance cluster

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Set Specification
METeOR identifier:Help on this term621177
Registration status:Help on this termDisability, Standard 29/02/2016
DSS type:Help on this termData Element Cluster
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These data elements are used in conjunction with each other to determine the level of assistance a person with a disability requires and the type of activity for which this assistance is needed.

The Activity and participation need for assistance cluster combines the two data elements: Person—activity and participation life area, disability code N and Person—need for assistance with activities in a life area, disability code N and describes the following information:

  Unable to do or always needs help or supervision in this life area Sometimes needs help/ supervision in this life area Does not need help or supervision in this life area but uses aids or equipment. Does not need help/ supervision and does not use aids or equipment.
Self-care        
Mobility        
Communication        
Interpersonal interactions and relationships        
Learning, applying knowledge and general tasks and demands        
Education        
Community (civic) and economic life        
Domestic life        

Working

       

 

This disability specific activity and participation life areas code list replaces the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF) Australian user guide version. As this version is not directly compliant with the ICF, it does not have a superseding relationship to the ICF standard.

Source and reference attributes

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Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Activity and participation need for assistance cluster Disability, Superseded 29/02/2016, Community Services (retired), Standard 13/03/2013

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Disability Services NMDS 2015–16 Disability, Superseded 28/09/2016

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Disability Services NMDS 2016–17 Disability, Superseded 15/12/2017

Parent DSS specific attributes +

Disability Services NMDS 2017–18 Disability, Standard 15/12/2017

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-Person—activity and participation life area, disability code NMandatory9
-Person—need for assistance with activities in a life area, disability code NMandatory9
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