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Specialised mental health service—residual expenditure (mental health promotion), total Australian currency N[N(8)]

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Short name:Help on this termResidual expenditure (mental health service)—mental health promotion
METeOR identifier:Help on this term722129
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 16/01/2020
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Expenditure in Australian dollars by specialised mental health services that cannot be directly related to programs operated by a particular organisation or service unit (that is, can only be indirectly related to a particular organisation or service unit). It refers to the organisation, region or state/territory administration expenditure dedicated specifically to mental health promotion objectives. Mental health promotion is defined as activities designed to lead to improvement of the mental health functioning of persons through prevention, education and intervention activities and services.

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Data element concept:Specialised mental health service—residual expenditure (mental health promotion)
METeOR identifier:Help on this term295539
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 08/12/2004
ACT Health, Final 17/08/2018
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Expenditures by specialised mental health services that cannot be directly related to programs operated by a particular organisation or service unit (that is, can only be indirectly related to a particular organisation or service unit).  It refers to the organisation, region or state/territory administration expenditure dedicated specifically to mental health promotion objectives. Mental health promotion is defined as activities designed to lead to improvement of the mental health functioning of persons through prevention, education and intervention activities and services.

Context:Help on this termSpecialised mental health service: to improve and substantiate financial reporting in relation to residual mental health care expenditure and assist in understanding differences in costs for similar specialised mental health service in different states or territories and regions, where these cost differences are due to differences in the extent to which support services and other services to residents/admitted patients and outpatients of an organisation or service unit may be provided by the organisation or service unit itself or by other bodies
Object class:Help on this termSpecialised mental health service
Property:Help on this termResidual expenditure

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Value domain:Total Australian currency N[N(8)]
METeOR identifier:Help on this term270563
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/03/2005
Early Childhood, Standard 21/05/2010
Disability, Standard 07/10/2014
Community Services (retired), Standard 27/04/2007
National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
ACT Health, Final 14/08/2018
Definition:Help on this termTotal number of Australian dollars.

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Representation class:Help on this termTotal
Data type:Help on this termCurrency
Format:Help on this termN[N(8)]
Maximum character length:Help on this term9
Unit of measure:Help on this termAustralian currency (AU$)

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Excludes payments to non-government organisations for services that are to be reported separately. These are payments for accommodation services, advocacy services, community awareness services, counselling services, independent living skills support services, pre-vocational training services, psychosocial support services, recreational services, respite services, self-help support group services and other unspecified services payments.

Reporting expenditure against this item is not intended to be based on costing of activities that retrospectively entailed a significant mental health promotion component. Instead it should be confined to financial allocations that were clearly targeted towards mental health promotion objectives.

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Residual mental health expenditure is to be reported only at the level at which the expenditure occurred (state/territory, region or organisational), and should not be counted at more than one level.

Do not count these costs if they have been included in the expenditure reported by service delivery organisations within the region.

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Supersedes Specialised mental health service—residual expenditure (mental health promotion), total Australian currency N[N(8)] Health, Superseded 16/01/2020, ACT Health, Final 17/08/2018

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

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