The identifier for the establishment in which episode or event occurred. Each separately administered health care establishment to have a unique identifier at the national level.
Guide for use:
Australian state/territory identifier (character position 1);
Sector (character position 2);
Region identifier (character positions 3-4); and
Organisation identifier (state/territory), (character positions 5-9).Origin:
National Health Data CommitteeComments:
Establishment identifier should be able to distinguish between all health care establishments nationally.
|Use within a Question||0|
|Inclusion in Data Distributions||0|
|As a numerator in an Indicator||18|
|As a denominator in an Indicator||2|
|As a disaggregation in an Indicator||9|