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Person—family violence screening status, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termFamily violence screening status
METeOR identifier:Help on this term622401
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 20/11/2019
Definition:Help on this term

Whether a person has received family violence screening, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Person—family violence screening status

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
2Not offered
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Not stated/inadequately described

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

National Perinatal Data Development Committee

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

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.


Relational attributes

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Perinatal NBEDS 2020–21 Health, Standard 20/11/2019

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