Health professionals and services code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Value Domain
METeOR identifier:624923
Registration status:Health, Standard 28/04/2016
Definition:

A code set representing health professionals and health services.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1Medical practitioner (Doctor/GP)
2Aboriginal Medical Service (AMS)
3Community mental health service
4Alcohol and drug treatment or counselling service
5Pharmacist/Opioid Substitution Treatment (OST) Provider
6Other
Supplementary values:
9Unknown

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

Multiple options may be selected.

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

 

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Health service code N Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

Data elements implementing this value domain:

Prison dischargee—type of health professional or service referred to on release, code N Health, Standard 28/04/2016