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Activities and Participation cluster
Data Set Specification
This data cluster is one of four clusters that make up the Functioning and Disability DSS. To ensure a complete description of human functioning it is recommended that this cluster be collected along with the following three clusters over time and by a range of health and community care providers: ...
This content Based on Australian Institute of Health and Welfare material. Attribution provided as required under the AIHW CC-BY licence. Guide for use:The following four measures are used to describe activities and participation in life areas: Difficulty with activities may include pain involved, time taken, effort, number of errors, clumsiness, and modification of the manner in which the activity is performed. Difficulty is the combination of the frequency with which ...
  • Health: Standard
  • Community Services: Standard
Aug. 7, 2018, 3:59 a.m.
Activity and participation need for assistance cluster
Data Set Specification
These data elements are used in conjunction with each other to determine the level of assistance a person with a disability requires and the type of activity for which this assistance is needed. The activity and participation need for assistance cluster combines the two data elements: Person—activity and participation in ...
This content Based on Australian Institute of Health and Welfare material. Attribution provided as required under the AIHW CC-BY licence.
  • Community Services: Standard
Aug. 7, 2018, 4:12 a.m.
Activity and participation need for assistance cluster (disability flag)
Data Set Specification
These data elements are used together to assess the functional status of a person across a range of life areas, leading to a classification of 'Activity limitation' under the Standardised disability flag . The activity and participation need for assistance cluster combines the two data elements:Person—activity and participation life area, ...
This content Based on Australian Institute of Health and Welfare material. Attribution provided as required under the AIHW CC-BY licence. Guide for use:The data elements in this cluster are collected to help assess access to and use of mainstream services by people with varying levels of support need. It is the respondent’s perception about whether a long-term health condition or disability restricts their everyday activities that is important. It is ...
  • Community Services: Standard
Aug. 7, 2018, 4:13 a.m.
Activity based funding: Admitted acute hospital care DSS 2013-2014
Data Set Specification
The purpose of this DSS is to collect information about care provided to admitted patients in Australian hospitals. The scope is episodes of care for admitted patients in all public and private acute and psychiatric hospitals, free standing day hospital facilities and alcohol and drug treatment centres in Australia. Hospitals ...
This content Based on Australian Institute of Health and Welfare material. Attribution provided as required under the AIHW CC-BY licence. Comments:Scope links with other NMDS Episodes of care for admitted patients in public and private acute and psychiatric hospitals, free standing day hospital facilities, alcohol and drug treatment centres, hospitals operated by the Australian Defence Force, corrections authorities and in Australia off-shore territories: Admitted patient care NMDS Episodes of care ...
  • Independent Hospital Pricing Authority: Superseded
Aug. 7, 2018, 4:13 a.m.
Activity based funding: Admitted sub-acute and non-acute hospital care DSS 2013-2014
Data Set Specification
This DSS aims to ensure national consistency in relation to defining and collecting information about care provided to sub-acute and non-acute admitted public and private patients in activity based funded public hospitals. Sub-acute care in this DSS is identified as admitted episodes in rehabilitation care, palliative care, geriatric evaluation and ...
Eagar K. et al (1997). The Australian National Sub-acute and Non-acute Patient Classification (AN-SNAP): Report of the National Sub-acute and Non-acute Casemix Classification Study. Centre for Health Service Development, University of Wollongong. Viewed 26 October 2012, http://ahsri.uow.edu.au/content/groups/public/@web/@chsd/documents/doc/uow082315.pdfThis content Based on Australian Institute of Health and Welfare material. Attribution provided as ... Comments:The Activity based funding: Admitted sub-acute and non-acute data set specification includes the collection and reporting of additional metadata which forms part of the broader Admitted patient care NMDS. Data collected using this DSS can be related to national data collections: Admitted patient care NMDS Admitted patient palliative care NMDS ...
  • Independent Hospital Pricing Authority: Standard
Aug. 7, 2018, 4:12 a.m.
Activity based funding: Emergency department care DSS 2013-2014
Data Set Specification
The scope of this DSS is emergency care provided in emergency departments in activity based funded hospitals. These emergency departments must meet the following criteria: Purposely designed and equipped area with designated assessment, treatment and resuscitation areas. Ability to provide resuscitation, stabilisation and initial management of all emergencies. Availability of ...
This content Based on Australian Institute of Health and Welfare material. Attribution provided as required under the AIHW CC-BY licence. Comments:Scope links with other metadata sets Episodes of care for admitted patients are reported through the Admitted patient care NMDS. Some previous data element concepts are available in the METeOR glossary. Glossary items are available online through links in the relevant metadata items. In addition, links to the glossary terms ...
  • Independent Hospital Pricing Authority: Superseded
Aug. 7, 2018, 4:13 a.m.
Activity based funding: Emergency service care DSS 2013-2014
Data Set Specification
The scope of this DSS is emergency services provided in activity based funded hospitals which do not meet any of the following criteria: Purposely designated and equipped area with designated assessment; treatment and resuscitation areas. Ability to provide resuscitation, stabilisation and initial management of all emergencies. Availability of medical staff ...
This content Based on Australian Institute of Health and Welfare material. Attribution provided as required under the AIHW CC-BY licence. Comments:Scope links with other metadata sets Episodes of care for admitted patients are reported through the Admitted patient care NMDS. Some previous data element concepts are available in the METeOR glossary. Glossary items are available online through links in the relevant metadata items. In addition, links to the glossary terms ...
  • Independent Hospital Pricing Authority: Standard
Aug. 7, 2018, 4:13 a.m.
Activity based funding: Non-admitted patient care aggregate DSS 2013-2014
Data Set Specification
The scope of this DSS is non-admitted patient service events involving non-admitted patients in activity based funded hospitals. The DSS is intended to capture instances of service provision from the point of view of the patient. For the purpose of this DSS, a non-admitted service is a specialty unit or ...
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority 2012. Tier 2 Non-Admitted Services Compendium. Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Sydney. Viewed 8 March 2013, http://www.ihpa.gov.au/internet/ihpa/publishing.nsf/Content/non-admitted-care Independent Hospital Pricing Authority 2012. Tier 2 Non-Admitted Services Definitions Manual. Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Sydney. Viewed 8 March 2013, http://www.ihpa.gov.au/internet/ihpa/publishing.nsf/Content/non-admitted-careThis content Based on Australian Institute of Health and Welfare ... Guide for use:A non-admitted patient service event is defined as an interaction between one or more healthcare provider(s) with one non-admitted patient, which must contain therapeutic/clinical content and result in a dated entry in the patient's medical record. Counting rules: 1. All non-admitted services that meet the criteria of a ...
  • Independent Hospital Pricing Authority: Superseded
Aug. 7, 2018, 4:13 a.m.
Activity based funding: Non-admitted patient care DSS 2013-2014
Data Set Specification
The scope of this DSS is non-admitted patient service events involving non-admitted patients in activity based funded hospitals. The DSS is intended to capture instances of service provision from the point of view of the patient. For the purpose of this DSS, a non-admitted service is a specialty unit or ...
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority 2012. Tier 2 Non-Admitted Services Compendium. Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Sydney. Viewed 8 March 2013, http://www.ihpa.gov.au/internet/ihpa/publishing.nsf/Content/non-admitted-care Independent Hospital Pricing Authority 2012. Tier 2 Non-Admitted Services Definitions Manual. Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Sydney. Viewed 8 March 2013, http://www.ihpa.gov.au/internet/ihpa/publishing.nsf/Content/non-admitted-careThis content Based on Australian Institute of Health and Welfare ... Guide for use:A non-admitted patient service event is defined as an interaction between one or more healthcare provider(s) with one non-admitted patient, which must contain therapeutic/clinical content and result in a dated entry in the patient's medical record. Counting rules: 1. All non-admitted services that meet the criteria of a ...
  • Independent Hospital Pricing Authority: Superseded
Aug. 7, 2018, 4:13 a.m.
Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS
Data Set Specification
The collection of acute coronary syndrome core data (ACS-Data) is a voluntary data collection with individual hospitals or health service areas developing collection methods and policies appropriate for their service. Acute coronary syndromes reflect the spectrum of coronary artery disease resulting in acute myocardial ischaemia, and span unstable angina, non-ST ...
This content Based on Australian Institute of Health and Welfare material. Attribution provided as required under the AIHW CC-BY licence.
  • Health: Superseded
Aug. 7, 2018, 3:59 a.m.
Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS
Data Set Specification
This Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS) data set specification is not mandated for collection but is recommended as best practice if ACS data are to be collected. This data set specification enables individual hospitals or health service areas to develop collection methods and policies appropriate for their service. The scope for ...
This content Based on Australian Institute of Health and Welfare material. Attribution provided as required under the AIHW CC-BY licence. Guide for use:There are six data clusters in the Acute Coronary Syndrome (Clinical) DSS. To ensure a complete description of the clinical management of acute coronary syndromes (ACS) it is recommended that all clusters be collected along with the individual data elements during the current ACS event by the individual ...
  • Health: Superseded
Aug. 7, 2018, 4:03 a.m.
Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS
Data Set Specification
The collection of acute coronary syndrome core data (ACS-Data) is a voluntary data collection with individual hospitals or health service areas developing collection methods and policies appropriate for their service. Acute coronary syndromes reflect the spectrum of coronary artery disease resulting in acute myocardial ischaemia, and span unstable angina, non-ST ...
This content Based on Australian Institute of Health and Welfare material. Attribution provided as required under the AIHW CC-BY licence.
  • Health: Superseded
Aug. 7, 2018, 3:56 a.m.
Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS
Data Set Specification
The Acute coronary syndrome (ACS) data set specification is not mandated for collection but is recommended as best practice if ACS data are to be collected. This data set specification enables individual hospitals or health service areas to develop collection methods and policies appropriate for their service. The scope for ...
This content Based on Australian Institute of Health and Welfare material. Attribution provided as required under the AIHW CC-BY licence. Guide for use:There are six data clusters in the Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS. To ensure a complete description of the clinical management of acute coronary syndromes (ACS), it is recommended that all data clusters be collected along with the individual data elements during the current ACS event by the ...
  • Health: Superseded
Aug. 7, 2018, 4:12 a.m.
Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS 2013-
Data Set Specification
The Acute coronary syndrome (ACS) data set specification is not mandated for collection but is recommended as best practice if ACS data are to be collected. This data set specification enables individual hospitals or health service areas to develop collection methods and policies appropriate for their service. The scope for ...
This content Based on Australian Institute of Health and Welfare material. Attribution provided as required under the AIHW CC-BY licence. Guide for use:There are six data clusters in the Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS. To ensure a complete description of the clinical management of acute coronary syndromes (ACS), it is recommended that all data clusters be collected along with the individual data elements during the current ACS event by the ...
  • Health: Standard
Aug. 7, 2018, 4:14 a.m.
Acute coronary syndrome clinical event cluster
Data Set Specification
The acute coronary syndrome (ACS) related clinical events are those which can negatively impact on the outcomes of a person with ACS. Information on the occurrence of these events in people with ACS is required due to an emerging appreciation of their relationship with late mortality. The clinical event cluster ...
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  • Health: Standard
Aug. 7, 2018, 4:02 a.m.
Acute coronary syndrome pharmacotherapy data cluster
Data Set Specification
The pharmacotherapies collected in this data cluster are recommended for the management of acute coronary syndromes (ACS) in the national guidelines. The following pharmacotherapies are collected as part of this data cluster: Aspirin Angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor Angiotensin II receptor blocker Antithrombin Beta-blocker Clopidogrel Fibrinolytic Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa receptor antagonist ...
National Heart Foundation of Australia & Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand. Guidelines for the management of acute coronary syndromes 2006. Med J Aust 2006; 184; S1-S32. © MJA 2006This content Based on Australian Institute of Health and Welfare material. Attribution provided as required under the AIHW CC-BY licence.
  • Health: Standard
Aug. 7, 2018, 4:01 a.m.
Address details data dictionary
Data Set Specification
The address details data dictionary is used to collect information pertaining to an address, which is defined as a collection of information used for describing the location of an entity, and/or details describing how the entity can be contacted. It is based on the Standards prepared by Standards Australia Subcommittee ...
Originated as part of AS 4212-1994. Previous edition AS 4590-1999. Second edition 2006.This content Based on Australian Institute of Health and Welfare material. Attribution provided as required under the AIHW CC-BY licence. Guide for use:The Address details data dictionary is one of a suite of data dictionaries based on the AS 4590—2006 Interchange of client information standard. This suite of data dictionaries is not limited to a specific data collection. The aim is to enable data developers to select appropriate data elements ...
  • Community Services: Standard
Aug. 7, 2018, 4:08 a.m.
Administrator net recurrent cost cluster
Data Set Specification
This cluster describes the net recurrent expenditure a housing administrator incurs through the provision of community housing programs. Net recurrent expenditure includes both administration and operational costs.
This content Based on Australian Institute of Health and Welfare material. Attribution provided as required under the AIHW CC-BY licence. Guide for use:Exclude: Administrator net recurrent costs should exclude all costs expended by community housing providers Administrator costs associated with tenancy (rental) units that fall outside of the scope of the collection Administrative costs directly attributable to capital acquisitions, depreciation and amortisation.
  • Housing assistance: Standard
Aug. 7, 2018, 4:12 a.m.
Admitted acute care activity based funding DSS 2012-2013
Data Set Specification
The purpose of this DSS is to collect information about care provided to admitted patients in Australian hospitals. The scope is episodes of care for admitted patients in all public and private acute and psychiatric hospitals, free standing day hospital facilities and alcohol and drug treatment centres in Australia. Hospitals ...
This content Based on Australian Institute of Health and Welfare material. Attribution provided as required under the AIHW CC-BY licence. Comments:Scope links with other NMDS Episodes of care for admitted patients in public and private acute and psychiatric hospitals, free standing day hospital facilities, alcohol and drug treatment centres, hospitals operated by the Australian Defence Force, corrections authorities and in Australia off-shore territories: Admitted patient care NMDS Episodes of care ...
  • Independent Hospital Pricing Authority: Superseded
Aug. 7, 2018, 4:12 a.m.
Admitted patient care NMDS
Data Set Specification
Episodes of care for admitted patients in all public and private acute and psychiatric hospitals, free standing day hospital facilities and alcohol and drug treatment centres in Australia. Hospitals operated by the Australian Defence Force, corrections authorities and in Australia's off-shore territories may also be included. Hospitals specialising in dental, ...
This content Based on Australian Institute of Health and Welfare material. Attribution provided as required under the AIHW CC-BY licence. Origin:National Health Information Management GroupComments:Scope links with other NMDS Episodes of care for admitted patients which occur partly or fully in designated psychiatric units of public acute hospitals or in public psychiatric hospitals: Admitted patient mental health care NMDS, version 1. Episodes of care for admitted patients where care type ...
  • Health: Superseded
Aug. 7, 2018, 3:56 a.m.
Admitted patient care NMDS 2006-07
Data Set Specification
Episodes of care for admitted patients in all public and private acute and psychiatric hospitals, free standing day hospital facilities and alcohol and drug treatment centres in Australia. Hospitals operated by the Australian Defence Force, corrections authorities and in Australia's off-shore territories may also be included. Hospitals specialising in dental, ...
This content Based on Australian Institute of Health and Welfare material. Attribution provided as required under the AIHW CC-BY licence. Origin:National Health Information Management GroupComments:Scope links with other NMDS Episodes of care for admitted patients which occur partly or fully in designated psychiatric units of public acute hospitals or in public psychiatric hospitals: Admitted patient mental health care NMDS. Episodes of care for admitted patients where care type is palliative ...
  • Health: Superseded
Aug. 7, 2018, 4 a.m.
Admitted patient care NMDS 2007-08
Data Set Specification
Episodes of care for admitted patients in all public and private acute and psychiatric hospitals, free standing day hospital facilities and alcohol and drug treatment centres in Australia. Hospitals operated by the Australian Defence Force, corrections authorities and in Australia's off-shore territories may also be included. Hospitals specialising in dental, ...
This content Based on Australian Institute of Health and Welfare material. Attribution provided as required under the AIHW CC-BY licence. Origin:National Health Information Management GroupComments:Scope links with other NMDS Episodes of care for admitted patients which occur partly or fully in designated psychiatric units of public acute hospitals or in public psychiatric hospitals: Admitted patient mental health care NMDS. Episodes of care for admitted patients where care type is palliative ...
  • Health: Superseded
Aug. 7, 2018, 4:01 a.m.
Admitted patient care NMDS 2008-09
Data Set Specification
The purpose of this National Minimum Data Set is to collect information about care provided to admitted patients in Australian hospitals. The scope is episodes of care for admitted patients in all public and private acute and psychiatric hospitals, free standing day hospital facilities and alcohol and drug treatment centres ...
This content Based on Australian Institute of Health and Welfare material. Attribution provided as required under the AIHW CC-BY licence. Comments:Scope links with other NMDS Episodes of care for admitted patients which occur partly or fully in designated psychiatric units of public acute hospitals or in public psychiatric hospitals: Admitted patient mental health care NMDS. Episodes of care for admitted patients where care type is palliative care: Admitted patient palliative ...
  • Health: Superseded
Aug. 7, 2018, 4:02 a.m.
Admitted patient care NMDS 2009-10
Data Set Specification
The purpose of this National Minimum Data Set is to collect information about care provided to admitted patients in Australian hospitals. The scope is episodes of care for admitted patients in all public and private acute and psychiatric hospitals, free standing day hospital facilities and alcohol and drug treatment centres ...
This content Based on Australian Institute of Health and Welfare material. Attribution provided as required under the AIHW CC-BY licence. Comments:Scope links with other NMDS Episodes of care for admitted patients which occur partly or fully in designated psychiatric units of public acute hospitals or in public psychiatric hospitals: Admitted patient mental health care NMDS. Episodes of care for admitted patients where care type is palliative care: Admitted patient palliative ...
  • Health: Superseded
Aug. 7, 2018, 4:03 a.m.
Admitted patient care NMDS 2010-11
Data Set Specification
The purpose of this National Minimum Data Set is to collect information about care provided to admitted patients in Australian hospitals. The scope is episodes of care for admitted patients in all public and private acute and psychiatric hospitals, free standing day hospital facilities and alcohol and drug treatment centres ...
This content Based on Australian Institute of Health and Welfare material. Attribution provided as required under the AIHW CC-BY licence. Comments:Scope links with other NMDS Episodes of care for admitted patients which occur partly or fully in designated psychiatric units of public acute hospitals or in public psychiatric hospitals: Admitted patient mental health care NMDS. Episodes of care for admitted patients where care type is palliative care: Admitted patient palliative ...
  • Health: Superseded
Aug. 7, 2018, 4:04 a.m.