Establishment—recurrent expenditure (salaries and wages) (mental health carer workers) (financial year), total Australian currency N[N(8)]
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||Recurrent expenditure (salaries and wages)—mental health carer workers|
|Registration status:||Health, Standard 16/01/2020|
Salary and wage payments to mental health carer workers of an establishment, for a financial year.
|Data Element Concept:||Establishment—recurrent expenditure (salaries and wages)|
Value domain attributes
|Maximum character length:||9|
|Unit of measure:||Australian currency (AU$)|
Data element attributes
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
Mental health carer workers are persons employed (or engaged via contract) on a part-time or full-time basis, i.e. the person received a salary or contract fee on a regular basis. It does not refer to arrangements where the carer worker only received reimbursements of expenses or occasional sitting fees for attendance at meetings.
Mental health carer workers employed at the jurisdictional or regional level are considered in-scope. Salary costs should be apportioned between all establishments, as deemed appropriate by the jurisdiction (full-time-equivalent staff figures should be apportioned on the same basis).
Note: This code is only to be reported for the Mental Health Establishments NMDS.
For Public hospital establishments NMDS data are to be reported in a category according to specific state and territory arrangements.
Source and reference attributes
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
|Related metadata references:|
Is used in the formation of Establishment (mental health)—recurrent expenditure (total salaries and wages) (financial year), total Australian currency N[N(8)] Health, Standard 16/01/2020
Supersedes Establishment—recurrent expenditure (salaries and wages) (mental health carer workers) (financial year), total Australian currency N[N(8)] Health, Superseded 16/01/2020, ACT Health, Final 17/08/2018
|Implementation in Data Set Specifications:|
Mental health establishments NMDS 2020–21 Health, Standard 16/01/2020