Person—family violence screening status, code N
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Element|
|Short name:||Family violence screening status|
|Registration status:||Health, Standard 03/12/2020|
|Data Element Concept:||Person—family violence screening status|
Value domain attributes
|Maximum character length:||1|
Source and reference attributes
National Perinatal Data Development Committee
Data element attributes
Collection and usage attributes
|Guide for use:|
Screening for family violence is conducted using a validated screening tool, which is an instrument that has been psychometrically tested for reliability, validity and sensitivity e.g., the Humiliation, Afraid, Rape, Kick (HARK) tool.
CODE 1 Yes
This value should be used if the person was screened using a validated screening tool.
CODE 2 Not offered
This value should be used if the person was not offered screening using a validated screening tool.
CODE 3 Declined
This value should be used if the person declined screening using a validated screening tool.
CODE 9 Not stated/inadequately described
This value should be used if the data is missing or illegible.
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes Person—family violence screening status, code N Health, Superseded 03/12/2020
|Implementation in Data Set Specifications:|
All attributes +
Perinatal NBEDS 2021–22 Health, Standard 03/12/2020
Perinatal NBEDS 2022–23 Health, Standardisation pending 22/10/2021