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Allied health clinical support activity—provider identifier, X[X(29)]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termAllied health clinical support activity provider identifier
METeOR identifier:Help on this term705607
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 12/12/2018
Definition:Help on this term

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

Data Element Concept:Allied health clinical support activity—provider identifier

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termIdentifier
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termX[X(29)]
Maximum character length:Help on this term30

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Where states or territories have unique professional staff identifiers this code, or a computed equivalent (to protect provider privacy) should be used.

Comments:Help on this term

This data element provides a means to a field for a unique identifier for each allied health provider. This will enable data quality checks to be performed on the data.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Allied Health Professions Australia

Relational attributes

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Allied health non-individual patient attributable and clinical support activity NBPDS Health, Standard 12/12/2018

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