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Prison dischargee—reason for non-utilisation of prison clinic, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termReason for non-utilisation of prison clinic
METeOR identifier:Help on this term625044
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 28/04/2016
Definition:Help on this term

The reason a prison dischargee did not visit the prison clinic, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Prison dischargee—reason for non-utilisation of prison clinic

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
1Cultural/language problems/discrimination
2Waiting time too long
3Felt at the time I didn't need/want to
4Other
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Unknown

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

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:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

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

This data element should be used in conjunction with the Prison dischargee—reason for non-utilisation of prison clinic, text X[X(99)] data element if code 4 ‘Other’ is recorded.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Prison dischargee—reason for non-utilisation of prison clinic, code N Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

See also Prison dischargee—reason for non-utilisation of prison clinic, text X[X(99)] Health, Standard 28/04/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Prison dischargee NBEDS Health, Standard 28/04/2016

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