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Allied health non-individual patient attributable activity—provider identifier

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
METeOR identifier:Help on this term705598
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 12/12/2018
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A unique identifier for each allied health service provider  performing the non-individual patient attributable activity formed through the combination of a jurisdiction or establishment identifier and a professional identification number.

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Non-individual patient attributable activity

Allied health care

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Object class:Allied health non-individual patient attributable activity
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Any clinical care activity performed by an allied health service provider that contributes to clinical care but cannot be assigned to an individual patient.

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Allied health non-individual patient attributable activity will be counted using various parameters. The sum total of allied health non-individual patient attributable activity for each allied health service provider is limited to a single day duration i.e. maximum of 1,440 minutes.

 

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An allied health non-individual patient attributable activity is performed by an allied health service provider within the professions identified in Allied health service event—provider profession, code AA[AAA]

NIPA is any clinical care activity undertaken by an allied health professional, assistant or student that contributes to clinical care (activities which provide a service to an individual, group or community to influence health status) but cannot be assigned to an individual patient.

For example:

Delivery of a group programme too large to allocate time to patients individually; where the identity of the patient(s) cannot be determined or the overhead to determine is excessive; case meetings, case consultations and ward rounds where it is not practicable to assign time to patients individually; planning for a group treatment programme; design, preparation and implementation of clinical/education products after concept approval obtained; health promotion targeting a large group/population; travel related to any of the above.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Allied Health Professions Australia

Property attributes

Identifying and definitional attributes

Property:Provider identifier
Definition:Help on this term

A unique identifier for each allied health service provider, formed through the combination of a jurisdiction or establishment identifier and a professional identification number.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Allied Health Professions Australia

Reference documents:Help on this term

Standards Australia 2014. AS 4846:2014 Person and provider identification in healthcare. Sydney: Standards Australia.

Data element concept attributes

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Allied Health Professions Australia

Relational attributes

Data Elements implementing this Data Element Concept:Help on this term

Allied health non-individual patient attributable activity—provider identifier, X[X(29)] Health, Standard 12/12/2018

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