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Identifying and Definitional Attributes
Identifier
QH 040192
Version
5
Metadata Item Type
Data Element
Data Element Type
Data Element
Approval Status
Current
01-Jul-2009  
Superseded
31-Oct-2010  
Approval Type
Standard
Approving Authority
-
Effective From
01-Jul-2009
Effective To
31-Oct-2010
Definition
An area of the State, a public sector hospital or other public sector health service facility as constituted in the Health Services Act 1991 for the purpose of increasing the effectiveness and responsiveness of the governance arrangements for the delivery of public health services, as represented by a code.
Context
Queensland Health
Short Name
Health service district code
Name in Other Contexts
-
Representational Attributes
Datatype
Numeric
Representation Class
Code
Format
NN[N]
Minimum Character Length
2
Maximum Character Length
3
Permissible Values
CodeDescription
80Cairns and Hinterland
81Cape York
82Mackay
83Mt Isa
84Torres Strait-Northern Peninsula
85Townsville
86Metro South
87Metro North
88Children's Health Services
89Central Queensland
90Central West
91Sunshine Coast-Wide Bay
92Gold Coast
93South West
94Darling Downs-West Moreton
Supplementary Values
-
Collection and Usage Attributes
Guide for Use
-
Verification Rules
-
Collection Methods
-
Comment
As a result of the introduction of the Mater Public Health Services Act 2008, which came into effect on 25th November 2008, health service district for the three Mater public hospitals (Mater Adult Hospital, Mater Children's Hospital and Mater Mothers' Hospital) changed from "95 Mater Public Hospitals" to the physical location of the hospitals, "86 Metro South" on 1st July 2009.
Relational Attributes
Related Metadata References
Implementation in Metadata Sets

Otherrelational

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ViewMetadata Item TypeMetadata Set TypeNameAscendingIdentifier & VersionObligationEffective FromEffective To
Information AssetData CollectionFinancial and Residential Activity Collection (FRAC)QH 020005 Version 101-Jul-200931-Oct-2010
Information AssetData CollectionMonthly Activity Collection (MAC)QH 020008 Version 101-Jul-200931-Oct-2010
Data Quality Declaration
-
Source and Reference Attributes
Source Organisation
-
Source Document
Health Services Act 1991