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Health service event—prison health clinic services provided, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termPrison health clinic services provided
METeOR identifier:Help on this term624495
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 28/04/2016
Definition:Help on this term

The type of service provided during a prison health clinic visit, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Health service event—prison health clinic services provided

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
ValueMeaning
1Assessment only
2Advice and education
3Treatment
4Referral
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Unknown

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

For use in Prisoner health data collections. If this value domain is used with other metadata then 'Unknown' would map to code 8.

More than one code may be recorded if there are multiple services provided.

CODE 1   Assessment only

Record this code if the prisoner attends a clinic appointment where a prisoner’s health is assessed but no action taken.

CODE 2   Advice and education

Record this code if the prisoner attends a clinic appointment where the prisoner seeks or is given advice; or is provided with education on health-related matters.

CODE 3   Treatment    

Record this code if the prisoner attends a clinic appointment where a recognised health condition or injury is treated.

CODE 4   Referral        

Record this code if the prisoner attends a clinic appointment where the prisoner is provided with a recommendation for further treatment with another medical professional who may or may not be a specialist.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

A visit to the prison clinic is defined as a face-to-face consultation for which an entry is made in the health service record.

For the most recent visit to the prison clinic.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Supersedes Health service event—prison health clinic services provided, code N Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Prison clinic contact NBEDS Health, Standard 28/04/2016

Prison dischargee NBEDS Health, Standard 28/04/2016

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