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Allied health service event—allied health service delivery mode, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termAllied health service delivery mode
METeOR identifier:Help on this term705826
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 12/12/2018
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The method of communication between a patient and an allied health service provider during an allied health service event, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Allied health service event—allied health service delivery mode

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1In person
2Telephone communication
3Video communication
4Mail communication (including post and email)
8Other

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Allied Health Professions Australia

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

CODE 1   In person

The allied health service provider delivers the service in the physical presence of the person, family, carer or guardian (i.e., in the same room).

CODE 2   Telephone communication

The allied health service provider delivers the service using a telephone. This may include teleconference.

CODE 3   Video communication

The allied health service provider delivers the service using video technology where both the person and the provider ends are able to be seen via video. This may include, but is not limited to videoconference platforms and skype.

CODE 4   Mail communication (including post and e-mail)

The allied health service provider delivers the service via mail.

CODE 8 Other

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 admitted patient care NBPDS Health, Standard 12/12/2018

Allied health non-admitted patient NBPDS Health, Standard 12/12/2018

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