Prison dischargee—extent of mental health change since imprisonment, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Extent of mental health change since imprisonment
METeOR identifier:626374
Registration status:Health, Standard 28/04/2016
Definition:

The extent of change in a prison dischargee's mental health since most recently entering prison, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Prison dischargee—extent of mental health change since imprisonment

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:N
Maximum character length:1
Permissible values:
ValueMeaning
1A lot better
2A little better
3Stayed the same
4A little worse
5A lot worse
Supplementary values:
9Unknown

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

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

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

This data element should be used in conjunction with the data element: Prison dischargee—mental health change since imprisonment indicator, prisoner health yes/no/unknown code N.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

See also Prison dischargee—mental health change since imprisonment indicator, prisoner health yes/no/unknown code N Health, Standard 28/04/2016

Supersedes Prison dischargee—mental health change since imprisonment type, health change since imprisonment code N Health, Superseded 28/04/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:

Prison dischargee NBEDS Health, Standard 28/04/2016