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Person—sex, code N (Data Element)

Definition

The biological distinction between male and female, as represented by a code.

Components

Data Element (this item)

Representation

This representation is based on the value domain for this data element, more information is available at " Sex code N ".
Data Type Number
Format N
Maximum character length 1
Permissible Values
Value Meaning Start Date End Date
Permissible Values 3 Intersex or indeterminate - -
2 Female - -
1 Male - -
Supplementary Values 9 Not stated/inadequately described - -

Comments

Origin:
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) National Mortality Database 1997/98 AIHW 2001 National Diabetes Register, Statistical Profile, December 2000 (Diabetes Series No. 2.)

References

Australian Bureau of Statistics

AS4846 Health Care Provider Identification, 2004, Sydney: Standards Australia

AS5017 Health Care Client Identification, 2002, Sydney: Standards Australia

In AS4846 and AS5017 alternative codes are presented. Refer to the current standard for more details.


This content Based on Australian Institute of Health and Welfare material. Attribution provided as required under the AIHW CC-BY licence.

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Inclusion in Data Set Specifications

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  • Public dental waiting times DSS 2012-13
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The purpose of the Public dental waiting times data set specification (PDWT DSS) is to describe the information that must ...
    (mandatory)
  • Sex of prison entrants cluster
    Statuses: [Health: Standard]
    These data elements are used in conjunction with each other to describe the number of male and female prison entrants ...
    (mandatory)
  • Public dental waiting times NMDS 2013-
    Statuses: [Health: Standard]
    The purpose of the Public dental waiting times national minimum data set (PDWT NMDS) is to describe the information that ...
    (mandatory)
  • Prisoners in custody repeat medications DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Standard]
    The Prisoners in custody repeat medications DSS describes data regarding all instances of prisoners in custody taking repeat medication.
    (mandatory)
  • Prison clinic contact DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Standard]
    The Prison clinic contact DSS describes data on the visits by prisoners to the prison clinic during the National Prisoner ...
    (mandatory)
  • Child protection and support services (CPSS) sibling cluster
    Statuses: [Community Services: Standard]
    This cluster is referred to as the CPSS sibling file. It is used in all three of the CPSS NMDS, ...
    (optional)
  • Statistical linkage key 581 cluster
    Statuses: [Housing assistance: Standard] [Health: Standard] [Community Services: Standard] [Homelessness: Standard] [Early Childhood: Standard]
    Statistical data linkage refers to the bringing together of data from different sources to gain a greater understanding of a ...
    (mandatory)
  • Community mental health care NMDS 2004-05
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    Patient level data: Data required for reporting by specialised psychiatric services that deliver ambulatory services, in both institutional and community ...
    (conditional)
  • Household file cluster (Indigenous community housing)
    Statuses: [Housing assistance: Superseded]
    The Household file cluster collects household demographic information and relevant infomation to link the household to a dwelling and service ...
    (mandatory)
  • Juvenile Justice Client file cluster
    Statuses: [Community Services: Standard]
    The Client file contains demographic information on young people under juvenile justice supervision.
    (mandatory)
  • Person file cluster (Mainstream community housing)
    Statuses: [Housing assistance: Superseded]
    This file captures information about tenants who live in housing provided for low to moderate income or special needs households. ...
    (mandatory)
  • Medical indemnity DSS 2012-14
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The Medical indemnity data set specification (DSS) describes the data items and standardised data outputs for medical indemnity claims for ...
    (mandatory)
  • Surveillance of healthcare associated infection: Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Standard]
    The purpose of this data set specification (DSS) is to support a comprehensive surveillance program of healthcare associated infections (HAI). ...
    (optional)
  • Medical indemnity DSS 2014-
    Statuses: [Health: Standard]
    The Medical indemnity data set specification (DSS) updates the description of the data items and standardised data outputs for medical ...
    (mandatory)
  • Registered podiatry labour force DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Standard]
    All podiatrists listed with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency during the reference period. Podiatrists included in this DSS may ...
    (mandatory)
  • Registered osteopathy labour force DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Standard]
    All osteopaths listed with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency during the reference period. Osteopaths included in this DSS may ...
    (mandatory)
  • Registered dental and allied dental health professional labour force DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Standard]
    All dental and allied dental health professionals listed with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency during the reference period. Dental ...
    (mandatory)
  • Registered nursing professional labour force DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Standard]
    All nursing professionals listed with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency during the reference period, including: enrolled nurses; registered nurses; ...
    (mandatory)
  • Registered midwifery labour force DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Standard]
    All midwives listed with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency during the reference period. Midwives included in this DSS may ...
    (mandatory)
  • Registered psychology labour force DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Standard]
    All psychologists listed with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency during the reference period. Psychologists included in this DSS may ...
    (mandatory)
  • Registered medical professional labour force DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Standard]
    All medical professionals listed with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency during the reference period, including: medical practitioners; medical specialists; ...
    (mandatory)
  • Registered chiropractic labour force DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Standard]
    All chiropractors listed with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency during the reference period. Chiropractors included in this DSS may ...
    (mandatory)
  • Registered optometry labour force DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Standard]
    All optometrists listed with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency during the reference period. Optometrists included in this DSS may ...
    (mandatory)
  • Registered pharmacy labour force DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Standard]
    All pharmacists listed with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency during the reference period. Pharmacists included in this DSS may ...
    (mandatory)
  • Registered physiotherapy labour force DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Standard]
    All physiotherapists listed with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency during the reference period. Physiotherapists included in this DSS may ...
    (mandatory)
  • Prison entrants DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Standard]
    The Prison entrants DSS describes data about all persons aged 18 years and over entering prison system during the National ...
    (mandatory)
  • Computer Assisted Telephone Interview demographic module DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    Key demographic set for use in Computer Assisted Telephone Interviewing (CATI) health surveys. It is intended to be used by ...
    (optional)
  • Child protection and support services (CPSS) client cluster
    Statuses: [Community Services: Standard]
    This cluster is referred to as the CPSS client file. It is used in all three of the CPSS NMDS, ...
    (mandatory)
  • Computer Assisted Telephone Interview demographic module DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Standard]
    Key demographic set for use in Computer Assisted Telephone Interviewing (CATI) health surveys. It is intended to be used by ...
    (optional)
  • Perinatal NMDS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of this minimum data set is all births in Australia in hospitals, birth centres and the community. The ...
    (mandatory)
  • Private rent assistance DSS 2011-12
    Statuses: [Housing assistance: Superseded]
    Private rent assistance relates to the provision of financial assistance to enable households to access and maintain accommodation in the ...
    (mandatory)
  • Private rent assistance DSS 2010-11
    Statuses: [Housing assistance: Superseded]
    Private rent assistance relates to the provision of financial assistance to enable households to access and maintain accommodation in the ...
    (optional)
  • Private rent assistance DSS 2009-10
    Statuses: [Housing assistance: Superseded]
    Private rent assistance relates to the provision of financial assistance to enable households to access and maintain accommodation in the ...
    (mandatory)
  • Person details data dictionary
    Statuses: [Community Services: Standard]
    The person details data dictionary contains the data elements to identify the name and demographic characteristics of a person defined ...
    (optional)
  • Radiotherapy waiting times DSS 2012-13
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The main purpose of the Radiotherapy waiting times data set specification (RWT DSS) is to describe the information that must ...
    (mandatory)
  • Perinatal NMDS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of this minimum data set is all births in Australia in hospitals, birth centres and the community. The ...
    (mandatory)
  • Non-admitted patient DSS 2011-12
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of this Data Set Specification (DSS)(Phase 1) is outpatient clinic service events involving non-admitted patients at public hospitals ...
    (mandatory)
  • Non-admitted patient DSS 2012-13
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of this data set specification (DSS)(Phase 1) is outpatient clinic service events involving non-admitted patients at public hospitals ...
    (mandatory)
  • Non-admitted patient DSS 2013-14
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of the Non-admitted patient DSS is non-admitted patient service events involving non-admitted patients in activity based funded hospitals. ...
    (mandatory)
  • SAAP Demand for Accommodation National Minimum Data Set
    Statuses: [Community Services: Retired]
    The Supported Accommodation Assistance Program (SAAP) Demand for Accommodation data collection is one of three components of the SAAP National ...
    (mandatory)
  • Admitted patient palliative care NMDS 2012-13
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of this data set is admitted patients receiving palliative care in all public and private acute hospitals, and ...
    (mandatory)
  • Admitted patient palliative care NMDS 2006-07
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of this data set is admitted patients receiving palliative care in all public and private acute hospitals, and ...
    (mandatory)
  • Admitted patient palliative care NMDS 2011-12
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of this data set is admitted patients receiving palliative care in all public and private acute hospitals, and ...
    (mandatory)
  • Admitted patient palliative care NMDS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of this data set is admitted patients receiving palliative care in all public and private acute hospitals, and ...
    (mandatory)
  • Admitted patient palliative care NMDS 2009-10
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of this data set is admitted patients receiving palliative care in all public and private acute hospitals, and ...
    (mandatory)
  • Admitted patient palliative care NMDS 2010-11
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of this data set is admitted patients receiving palliative care in all public and private acute hospitals, and ...
    (mandatory)
  • Non-admitted patient emergency department care NMDS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    This metadata set is nationally mandated for collection and reporting. The scope of this National Minimum Data Set (NMDS) is ...
    (mandatory)
  • Admitted patient palliative care NMDS 2013-14
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of this data set is admitted patients receiving palliative care in all public and private acute hospitals, and ...
    (mandatory)
  • Admitted patient palliative care NMDS 2007-08
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of this data set is admitted patients receiving palliative care in all public and private acute hospitals, and ...
    (mandatory)
  • Admitted patient palliative care NMDS 2008-09
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of this data set is admitted patients receiving palliative care in all public and private acute hospitals, and ...
    (mandatory)
  • Community mental health care NMDS 2008-09
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    This NMDS includes data about service contacts provided by specialised mental health services for patients/clients, other than those admitted to ...
    (mandatory)
  • Early Childhood Education and Care: Unit Record Level NMDS 2011
    Statuses: [Early Childhood: Superseded]
    This data set has been developed to support the collection of data under the National Information Agreement for Early Childhood ...
    (mandatory)
  • Non-admitted patient activity based funding DSS 2012-2013
    Statuses: [Independent Hospital Pricing Authority: Superseded]
    The scope of this DSS is outpatient clinic service events involving non-admitted patients at activity based funded hospitals. This DSS ...
    (mandatory)
  • Activity based funding: Non-admitted patient care DSS 2013-2014
    Statuses: [Independent Hospital Pricing Authority: Superseded]
    The scope of this DSS is non-admitted patient service events involving non-admitted patients in activity based funded hospitals. The DSS ...
    (mandatory)
  • Community mental health care NMDS 2007-08
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    This NMDS includes data about service contacts provided by specialised mental health services for patients/clients, other than those admitted to ...
    (mandatory)
  • Community mental health care NMDS 2010-11
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    This NMDS includes data about service contacts provided by specialised mental health services for patients/clients, other than those admitted to ...
    (mandatory)
  • Community mental health care NMDS 2009-10
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    This NMDS includes data about service contacts provided by specialised mental health services for patients/clients, other than those admitted to ...
    (mandatory)
  • Community mental health care NMDS 2006-07
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    This NMDS includes data about service contacts provided by specialised mental health services for patients/clients, other than those admitted to ...
    (mandatory)
  • Community mental health care NMDS 2005-06
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    This NMDS includes data about service contacts provided by specialised mental health services for patients/clients, other than those admitted to ...
    (mandatory)
  • Community mental health care NMDS 2011-12
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    This NMDS includes data about service contacts provided by specialised mental health services for patients/clients, other than those admitted to ...
    (mandatory)
  • Perinatal NMDS 2007-2008
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of this minimum data set is all births in Australia in hospitals, birth centres and the community. The ...
    (mandatory)
  • Community mental health care NMDS 2013-14
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The Community mental health care national minimum data set (CMHC NMDS) includes data about service contacts provided by specialised mental ...
    (mandatory)
  • Alcohol and other drug treatment services NMDS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    This metadata set is nationally mandated for collection and reporting. Publicly funded government and non-government agencies providing alcohol and/or drug ...
    (mandatory)
  • Alcohol and other drug treatment services NMDS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    This metadata set is nationally mandated for collection and reporting. Publicly funded government and non-government agencies providing alcohol and/or drug ...
    (mandatory)
  • Perinatal NMDS 2008-2010
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of this minimum data set is all births in Australia in hospitals, birth centres and the community. The ...
    (mandatory)
  • Community mental health care NMDS 2012-13
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    This NMDS includes data about service contacts provided by specialised mental health services for patients/clients, other than those admitted to ...
    (mandatory)
  • Alcohol and other drug treatment services NMDS 2008-10
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    This metadata set is nationally mandated for collection and reporting. Publicly funded government and non-government agencies providing alcohol and/or drug ...
    (mandatory)
  • Alcohol and other drug treatment services NMDS 2011-12
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    This metadata set is nationally mandated for collection and reporting. Publicly funded government and non-government agencies providing alcohol and/or drug ...
    (mandatory)
  • Alcohol and other drug treatment services NMDS 2007-08
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    This metadata set is nationally mandated for collection and reporting. Publicly funded government and non-government agencies providing alcohol and/or drug ...
    (mandatory)
  • Alcohol and other drug treatment services NMDS 2010-11
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    This metadata set is nationally mandated for collection and reporting. Publicly funded government and non-government agencies providing alcohol and/or drug ...
    (mandatory)
  • Early Childhood Education and Care: Unit Record Level NMDS 2013
    Statuses: [Early Childhood: Superseded]
    This data set has been developed to support the collection of data under the National Information Agreement for Early Childhood ...
    (mandatory)
  • Non-admitted patient emergency department care NMDS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    This metadata set is nationally mandated for collection and reporting. The scope of this National Minimum Data Set (NMDS) is ...
    (mandatory)
  • Alcohol and other drug treatment services NMDS 2012-13
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    This metadata set is nationally mandated for collection and reporting. Publicly funded government and non-government agencies providing alcohol and/or drug ...
    (mandatory)
  • Early Childhood Education and Care: Unit Record Level NMDS 2012
    Statuses: [Early Childhood: Superseded]
    This data set has been developed to support the collection of data under the National Information Agreement for Early Childhood ...
    (mandatory)
  • Perinatal NMDS 2010-2011
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of this minimum data set is all births in Australia in hospitals, birth centres and the community. The ...
    (mandatory)
  • Residential mental health care NMDS 2010-11
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    Episodes of residential care for residents in all government-funded residential mental health care services in Australia, except those residential care ...
    (mandatory)
  • Residential mental health care NMDS 2011-12
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    Episodes of residential care for residents in all government-funded residential mental health care services in Australia, except those residential care ...
    (mandatory)
  • Residential mental health care NMDS 2009-10
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    Episodes of residential care for residents in all government-funded residential mental health care services in Australia, except those residential care ...
    (mandatory)
  • Perinatal NMDS 2011-12
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of this minimum data set is all births in Australia in hospitals, birth centres and the community. The ...
    (mandatory)
  • Residential mental health care NMDS 2008-09
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    Episodes of residential care for residents in all government-funded residential mental health care services in Australia, except those residential care ...
    (mandatory)
  • Residential mental health care NMDS 2005-06
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    Episodes of residential care for residents in all government-funded residential mental health care services in Australia, except those residential care ...
    (mandatory)
  • Residential mental health care NMDS 2007-08
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    Episodes of residential care for residents in all government-funded residential mental health care services in Australia, except those residential care ...
    (mandatory)
  • Residential mental health care NMDS 2006-07
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    Episodes of residential care for residents in all government-funded residential mental health care services in Australia, except those residential care ...
    (mandatory)
  • Perinatal NMDS 2012-13
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of Perinatal national minimum data set (NMDS) is all births in Australia in hospitals, birth centres and the ...
    (mandatory)
  • Residential mental health care NMDS 2013-14
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    Episodes of residential care for residents in all government-funded residential mental health care services in Australia, except those residential care ...
    (mandatory)
  • Residential mental health care NMDS 2012-13
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    Episodes of residential care for residents in all government-funded residential mental health care services in Australia, except those residential care ...
    (mandatory)
  • Commonwealth State/Territory Disability Agreement NMDS - 1 July 2006
    Statuses: [Community Services: Superseded]
    The Commonwealth State/Territory Disability Agreement National Minimum Data Set (CSTDA NMDS) and its national collection is: a set of nationally ...
    (conditional)
  • Commonwealth State/Territory Disability Agreement NMDS (July 2008)
    Statuses: [Community Services: Superseded]
    The Commonwealth State/Territory Disability Agreement National Minimum Data Set (CSTDA NMDS) and its national collection is: a set of nationally ...
    (conditional)
  • Non-admitted patient emergency department care NMDS 2007-08
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    This metadata set is nationally mandated for collection and reporting. The scope of this National Minimum Data Set (NMDS) is ...
    (mandatory)
  • Non-admitted patient emergency department care NMDS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    This metadata set is nationally mandated for collection and reporting. The scope of this National Minimum Data Set (NMDS) is ...
    (mandatory)
  • Indigenous primary health care DSS 2012-14
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The Indigenous primary health care data set specification (IPHC DSS) is primarily designed to support the collection of aggregate information ...
    (mandatory)
  • Non-admitted patient emergency department care NMDS 2008-10
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    This metadata set is nationally mandated for collection and reporting. The scope of this National Minimum Data Set (NMDS) is ...
    (mandatory)
  • Non-admitted patient emergency department care NMDS 2011-12
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    This metadata set is nationally mandated for collection and reporting. The scope of this National Minimum Data Set (NMDS) is ...
    (mandatory)
  • SAAP Client Collection National Minimum Data Set
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    (conditional)
  • Admitted patient mental health care NMDS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of this minimum data set is restricted to admitted patients receiving care in psychiatric hospitals or in designated ...
    (mandatory)
  • Non-admitted patient emergency department care DSS 1 January 2012-30 June 2012
    Statuses: [Health: Retired]
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    (mandatory)
  • Non-admitted patient emergency department care NMDS 2010-11
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    This metadata set is nationally mandated for collection and reporting. The scope of this National Minimum Data Set (NMDS) is ...
    (mandatory)
  • Admitted patient mental health care NMDS 2008-09
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of this minimum data set is restricted to admitted patients receiving care in psychiatric hospitals or in designated ...
    (mandatory)
  • Admitted patient mental health care NMDS 2007-08
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of this minimum data set is restricted to admitted patients receiving care in psychiatric hospitals or in designated ...
    (mandatory)
  • Admitted patient mental health care NMDS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of this minimum data set is restricted to admitted patients receiving care in psychiatric hospitals or in designated ...
    (mandatory)
  • Disability Services NMDS 2010-11
    Statuses: [Community Services: Superseded]
    The Disability Services Minimum Data Set (DS NMDS) and its national collection is: a set of nationally significant data items ...
    (mandatory)
  • Disability Services NMDS 2009-10
    Statuses: [Community Services: Superseded]
    The Disability Services Minimum Data Set (DS NMDS) and its national collection is: a set of nationally significant data items ...
    (mandatory)
  • Admitted patient mental health care NMDS 2011-12
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of this minimum data set is restricted to admitted patients receiving care in psychiatric hospitals or in designated ...
    (mandatory)
  • Disability Services NMDS 2011-12
    Statuses: [Community Services: Superseded]
    The Disability Services Minimum Data Set (DS NMDS) and its national collection is: a set of nationally significant data items ...
    (mandatory)
  • Admitted patient mental health care NMDS 2010-11
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of this minimum data set is restricted to admitted patients receiving care in psychiatric hospitals or in designated ...
    (mandatory)
  • Admitted patient mental health care NMDS 2009-10
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of this minimum data set is restricted to admitted patients receiving care in psychiatric hospitals or in designated ...
    (mandatory)
  • Non-admitted patient emergency department care NMDS 2012-13
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of the Non-admitted patient emergency department care national minimum data set specification (NAPEDC NMDS) is non-admitted patients registered ...
    (mandatory)
  • Admitted patient mental health care NMDS 2012-13
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of the Admitted patient mental health care national minimum data set (NMDS) is restricted to admitted patients receiving ...
    (mandatory)
  • Adoptions DSS 2011-13
    Statuses: [Community Services: Standard]
    The Adoptions Australia collection contains data relating to two populations of children, those subject to: Finalisations- children who were the ...
    (optional)
  • Perinatal NMDS 2013-14
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of the Perinatal national minimum data set (NMDS) is all births in Australia in hospitals, birth centres and ...
    (mandatory)
  • Children's Services NMDS
    Statuses: [Community Services: Superseded]
    The CS NMDS collects information about child care and preschool activities that are provided at services which are licensed and/or ...
    (optional)
  • Activity based funding: Emergency department care DSS 2013-2014
    Statuses: [Independent Hospital Pricing Authority: Superseded]
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    (mandatory)
  • Emergency department care activity based funding DSS 2012-2013
    Statuses: [Independent Hospital Pricing Authority: Superseded]
    The scope of this DSS is emergency care provided in emergency departments in activity based funded hospitals. These emergency departments ...
    (mandatory)
  • Cardiovascular disease (clinical) DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Standard]
    The collection of cardiovascular data (CV-Data) in this metadata set is voluntary. The definitions used in CV-Data are designed to ...
    (mandatory)
  • Cardiovascular disease (clinical) DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The collection of cardiovascular data (CV-Data) in this metadata set is voluntary. The definitions used in CV-Data are designed to ...
    (mandatory)
  • Cardiovascular disease (clinical) DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The collection of cardiovascular data (CV-Data) in this metadata set is voluntary. The definitions used in CV-Data are designed to ...
    (mandatory)
  • Cardiovascular disease (clinical) DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The collection of cardiovascular data (CV-Data) in this metadata set is voluntary. The definitions used in CV-Data are designed to ...
    (mandatory)
  • Cardiovascular disease (clinical) DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The collection of cardiovascular data (CV-Data) in this metadata set is voluntary. The definitions used in CV-Data are designed to ...
    (mandatory)
  • Admitted patient care NMDS 2007-08
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    Episodes of care for admitted patients in all public and private acute and psychiatric hospitals, free standing day hospital facilities ...
    (mandatory)
  • Admitted patient care NMDS 2009-10
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The purpose of this National Minimum Data Set is to collect information about care provided to admitted patients in Australian ...
    (mandatory)
  • Admitted patient care NMDS 2006-07
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    Episodes of care for admitted patients in all public and private acute and psychiatric hospitals, free standing day hospital facilities ...
    (mandatory)
  • Admitted patient care NMDS 2011-12
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The purpose of this National Minimum Data Set is to collect information about care provided to admitted patients in Australian ...
    (mandatory)
  • Admitted patient care NMDS 2010-11
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The purpose of this National Minimum Data Set is to collect information about care provided to admitted patients in Australian ...
    (mandatory)
  • Admitted patient care NMDS 2008-09
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The purpose of this National Minimum Data Set is to collect information about care provided to admitted patients in Australian ...
    (mandatory)
  • Admitted patient care NMDS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    Episodes of care for admitted patients in all public and private acute and psychiatric hospitals, free standing day hospital facilities ...
    (mandatory)
  • Health care provider identification DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of these data elements includes identification of individual and organisation health care providers. The data elements also allow ...
    (mandatory)
  • Cancer (clinical) DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The purpose of the Cancer (clinical) data set specification (C(C)DSS) is to define data standards for the national collection of ...
    (mandatory)
  • Health care provider identification DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Retired]
    The scope of these data elements includes identification of individual and organisation health care providers. The data elements also allow ...
    (mandatory)
  • Health care provider identification DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The scope of these data elements includes identification of individual and organisation health care providers. The data elements also allow ...
    (mandatory)
  • Admitted patient care NMDS 2013-14
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The purpose of the Admitted patient care national minimum data set (APC NMDS) is to collect information about care provided ...
    (mandatory)
  • Admitted patient care NMDS 2012-13
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The purpose of the Admitted patient care national minimum data set (APC NMDS) is to collect information about care provided ...
    (mandatory)
  • Cancer (clinical) DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    This Cancer (clinical) data set specification is not mandated for collection but is recommended as best practice if cancer clinical ...
    (mandatory)
  • Cancer (clinical) DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    This Cancer (clinical) data set specification is not mandated for collection but is recommended as best practice if cancer clinical ...
    (mandatory)
  • Cancer (clinical) DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    This Cancer (clinical) data set specification is not mandated for collection but is recommended as best practice if cancer clinical ...
    (mandatory)
  • Cancer (clinical) DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    This Cancer (clinical) data set specification is not mandated for collection but is recommended as best practice if cancer clinical ...
    (mandatory)
  • Health care client identification DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Retired]
    The data elements specified in this metadata set provide a framework for improving the positive identification of persons in health ...
    (mandatory)
  • Health care client identification DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The data elements specified in this metadata set provide a framework for improving the positive identification of persons in health ...
    (mandatory)
  • Diabetes (clinical) DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The use of this standard is voluntary. However, if data is to be collected the Diabetes (clinical) Data Set Specification ...
    (mandatory)
  • Diabetes (clinical) DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Standard]
    The use of this standard is voluntary. However, if data is to be collected the Diabetes (clinical) Data Set Specification ...
    (mandatory)
  • Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The collection of acute coronary syndrome core data (ACS-Data) is a voluntary data collection with individual hospitals or health service ...
    (mandatory)
  • Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The collection of acute coronary syndrome core data (ACS-Data) is a voluntary data collection with individual hospitals or health service ...
    (mandatory)
  • Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    This Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS) data set specification is not mandated for collection but is recommended as best practice if ...
    (optional)
  • Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS 2013-
    Statuses: [Health: Standard]
    The Acute coronary syndrome (ACS) data set specification is not mandated for collection but is recommended as best practice if ...
    (optional)
  • Acute coronary syndrome (clinical) DSS
    Statuses: [Health: Superseded]
    The Acute coronary syndrome (ACS) data set specification is not mandated for collection but is recommended as best practice if ...
    (optional)

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As a denominator

As a disaggregation