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Person—Indigenous health assessment type, code N

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termIndigenous health assessment type
METeOR identifier:Help on this term731682
Registration status:Help on this termIndigenous, Endorsed 14/07/2021
Definition:Help on this term

The type of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health assessment that has been completed for a person, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Person—Indigenous health assessment type

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termN
Maximum character length:Help on this term1
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1In-person MBS-rebated Indigenous health assessment
2Telehealth MBS-rebated Indigenous health assessment
8No Indigenous health assessment
Supplementary values:Help on this term
9Not stated/inadequately described

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

CODE 1: In-person MBS-rebated Indigenous health assessment

Use this code for in-person MBS-rebated Indigenous health assessments (MBS items: 715, 228.)

CODE 2: Telehealth MBS-rebated Indigenous health assessment

Use this code for Telehealth MBS-rebated Indigenous health assessments (MBS items: 92004, 92016, 92011 or 92023.)

CODE 8: No Indigenous health assessment

Use when no Indigenous health assessment has been recorded

CODE 9: Not stated/inadequately described

Use when the information is not stated, or inadequately described

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW)

Data element attributes

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Indigenous-specific primary health care NBEDS December 2020 Indigenous, Endorsed 14/07/2021

DSS specific attributes +
Implementation in Indicators:Help on this termUsed as numerator
Indigenous-specific primary health care: PI03a-Number of Indigenous regular clients who have a current completed Indigenous health assessment, December 2020 Indigenous, Endorsed 14/07/2021
Indigenous-specific primary health care: PI03b-Proportion of Indigenous regular clients who have a current completed Indigenous health assessment, December 2020 Indigenous, Endorsed 14/07/2021
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