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Identifier—investigation flag, yes/no code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termIdentifier investigation flag
METeOR identifier:Help on this term638745
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 05/10/2016
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An indicator that an identifier requires investigation, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Identifier—investigation flag

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termBoolean
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Yes
2No

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

CODE 1   Yes

This code is used where a record is suspected to be a potential duplicate or an intertwined record and further investigation is required.

CODE 2   No

This code is used where a record does not require further investigation.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

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See also Duplicate record cluster Health, Standard 05/10/2016

See also Identifier—investigation outcome, duplicate/intertwined/similar record code N Health, Standard 05/10/2016

See also Intertwined record cluster Health, Standard 05/10/2016

See also Similar but different entity cluster Health, Standard 05/10/2016

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Identification in healthcare cluster Health, Standard 05/10/2016

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