Establishment—recurrent expenditure (salaries and wages) (mental health carer workers) (financial year), total Australian currency N[N(8)]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Recurrent expenditure (salaries and wages)—mental health carer workers
METeOR identifier:736973
Registration status:Health, Standard 20/01/2021
Definition:

Salary and wage payments to mental health carer workers of an establishment, for a financial year.

Data Element Concept:Establishment—recurrent expenditure (salaries and wages)

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Total
Data type:Currency
Format:N[N(8)]
Maximum character length:9
Unit of measure:Australian currency (AU$)

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

Mental health carer workers are persons employed (or engaged via contract) on a part-time or full-time basis, i.e. the person received a salary or contract fee on a regular basis. It does not refer to arrangements where the carer worker only received reimbursements of expenses or occasional sitting fees for attendance at meetings.

Mental health carer workers employed at the jurisdictional or regional level are considered in-scope. Salary costs should be apportioned between all establishments, as deemed appropriate by the jurisdiction (full-time-equivalent staff figures should be apportioned on the same basis).

Collection methods:

Note: This code is only to be reported for the Mental Health Establishments NMDS.

For Local Hospital Networks/Public hospital establishments NMDS data are to be reported in a category according to specific state and territory arrangements.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Is used in the formation of Establishment (mental health)—recurrent expenditure (total salaries and wages) (financial year), total Australian currency N[N(8)] Health, Standard 20/01/2021

Supersedes Establishment—recurrent expenditure (salaries and wages) (mental health carer workers) (financial year), total Australian currency N[N(8)] Health, Superseded 20/01/2021

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:
All attributes +

Mental health establishments NMDS 2021–22 Health, Superseded 17/12/2021

DSS specific attributes +

Mental health establishments NMDS 2022–23 Health, Standard 17/12/2021

DSS specific attributes +