Person—family violence screening status, code N
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||Family violence screening status|
|Registration status:||Health, Standard 20/11/2019|
Whether a person has received family violence screening, as represented by a code.
|Data Element Concept:||Person—family violence screening status|
Value domain attributes
|Maximum character length:||1|
Source and reference attributes
National Perinatal Data Development Committee
Data element attributes
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
Screening for family violence is conducted using a validated screening tool, which is an instrument that has been psychometrically tested for reliability, validity and sensitivity e.g., the Humiliation, Afraid, Rape, Kick (HARK) tool.
CODE 1 Yes
This value should be used if the person was screened using a validated screening tool.
CODE 2 Not offered
This value should be used if the person was not offered screening using a validated screening tool.
CODE 3 Declined
This value should be used if the person declined screening using a validated screening tool.
CODE 9 Not stated/inadequately described
This value should be used if the data is missing or illegible.
|Implementation in Data Set Specifications:|
Perinatal NBEDS 2020–21 Health, Standard 20/11/2019