Prison dischargee—type of vaccine administered, vaccination type code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Type of vaccine administered
METeOR identifier:624830
Registration status:Health, Standard 28/04/2016
Definition:

The type of vaccine administered to a prison dischargee during their most recent imprisonment, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Prison dischargee—type of vaccine administered

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1Hepatitis B vaccine
2Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine (e.g. Gardasil)
3Meningococcal vaccine
4Hepatitis A vaccine
5Influenza vaccine
6Measles, mumps and rubella vaccine
7No injections received
Supplementary values:
9Unknown

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

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

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Comments:

Immunisation is highly effective in reducing morbidity and mortality caused by vaccine-preventable diseases.

The Prisoner Health Information Group agreed that it was of most interest to collect information regarding hepatitis B, human papillomavirus and meningococcal vaccinations.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Reference documents:

Department of Health 2015. The Australian Immunisation Handbook 10th edn. Viewed 24 November 2015, http://www.health.gov.au/internet/immunise/publishing.nsf/
content/handbook10-home
.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Prison dischargee—type of vaccine administered, vaccine type code N Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:

Prison dischargee NBEDS Health, Standard 28/04/2016

DSS specific attributes +