Prison dischargee—type of Centrelink payment on prison release, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Type of Centrelink payment on prison release
METeOR identifier:625184
Registration status:Health, Standard 28/04/2016
Definition:

The type of Centrelink payment a prison dischargee is expecting to receive on release from prison, as represented by a code.

 

Data Element Concept:Prison dischargee—type of Centrelink payment on prison release

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1Income support including disability support
2Crisis payment (single payment)
3Both income support and crisis payment
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 then 'Unknown' would map to code 8.

CODE 2   Crisis payment (single payment)

Crisis payment is a one off payment which may be used to cover costs such as food, clothing and shelter once the prisoner has been released.

CODE 9   Unknown

To be used when the prisoner is unsure on which payment they may be receiving.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Reference documents:

Department of Human Services 2015. All payments and services. Viewed 25 November 2015, http://www.humanservices.gov.au/customer/services/#A2ZI

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

A Centrelink payment refers to an Australian Government payment.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Prison dischargee—type of Centrelink payment on release, code N Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:

Prison dischargee NBEDS Health, Standard 28/04/2016

DSS specific attributes +