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Mental health service contact—patient/client participation indicator, yes/no/unknown code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termMental health service contact patient/client participation indicator
METeOR identifier:Help on this term677806
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 25/01/2018
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018
Definition:Help on this term

An indicator of whether the patient/client has participated in a service contact, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Mental health service contact—patient/client participation indicator

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
1Yes
2No
Supplementary values:Help on this term
8Unknown

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Service contacts are not restricted to in-person communication but can include telephone, video link or other forms of direct communication.

CODE 1   Yes

This code is to be used for service contacts between a specialised mental health service provider and the patient/client in whose clinical record the service contact would normally warrant a dated entry, where the patient/client is participating.

CODE 2   No

This code is to be used for service contacts between a specialised mental health service provider and a third party(ies) where the patient/client, in whose clinical record the service contact would normally warrant a dated entry, is not participating.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Supersedes Mental health service contact—patient/client participation indicator, yes/no code N Health, Superseded 25/01/2018

See also Service contact—patient/client participation indicator, Yes/no/unknown code N Health, Standardisation pending 20/11/2019

See also Service contact—patient/client participation indicator, yes/no code N Health, Superseded 12/12/2018, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 16/03/2016

See also Service contact—patient/client participation indicator, yes/no code N Health, Standard 12/12/2018

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
All attributes +

Community mental health care NMDS 2018–19 Health, Superseded 12/12/2018
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Community mental health care NMDS 2019–20 Health, Standard 12/12/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Community mental health care NMDS 2020–21 Health, Standardisation pending 26/11/2019

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