Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Set Specification|
|Registration status:||Indigenous, Endorsed 07/12/2017|
|DSS type:||Data Element Cluster|
The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health-care services individual client contacts cluster is used to describe the number of individual client contacts made by each type of worker from an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health-care service that received funding from the Australian Government through the Office for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health (OATSIH).
The data elements are used together to provide a count of the number of client contacts by type of worker by the sex of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health services clients.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health-care services individual client contacts
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
A health-care contact occurs when a health professional sees an individual client or provides advice over the phone. A transport contact occurs when a client is given transport by the service to see either a health professional working for the service, or another health professional.
|Implementation in Data Set Specifications:|
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander primary health-care services DSS Indigenous, Archived 07/12/2017