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Specialised mental health service—number of clients receiving services from an ambulatory mental health care service, total clients NNNNNN

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termNumber of clients receiving ambulatory mental health care services
METeOR identifier:Help on this term721822
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 16/01/2020
Definition:Help on this term

The total number of clients who received services provided by an ambulatory mental health care service unit.

Data Element Concept:Specialised mental health service—number of clients receiving services from an ambulatory mental health care service

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Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termTotal
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termNNNNNN
Maximum character length:Help on this term6
Unit of measure:Help on this termPerson

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Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

The total number of clients is reported by ambulatory mental health care service units to the Mental health establishments NMDS. The total should be a count of uniquely identifiable individuals at the service unit level, regardless of the registration status of the client, who are reported to the Community mental health care NMDS.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Specialised mental health service—number of clients receiving services from an ambulatory mental health care service, total clients NNNNNN Health, Superseded 16/01/2020

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Mental health establishments NMDS 2020–21 Health, Standard 16/01/2020

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