Area of clinical focus code NNN.NNN

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Value Domain
METeOR identifier:721695
Registration status:Health, Standard 18/12/2019
Definition:

A code set representing an area of clinical focus.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Code
Data type:Number
Format:NNN.NNN
Maximum character length:6

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

These codes are used for the reporting of area of clinical focus and should come from the List of area of clinical focus, version 2 (IHPA 2019).

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Independent Hospital Pricing Authority

Reference documents:

IHPA (Independent Hospital Pricing Authority) 2019. Hospital Teaching, Training and Research Activities National Best Endeavours Data Set 2020-21, Technical Specifications for reporting, Area of Clinical Focus, version 2. IHPA, Sydney.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Supersedes Area of clinical focus code NNN.NNN Health, Superseded 18/12/2019

Data elements implementing this value domain:

Health professional trainee—area of clinical focus, code NNN.NNN Health, Standard 18/12/2019