Australian Classification of Health Interventions (ACHI) 5th edition
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Classification Scheme|
|Synonymous names:||ACHI 5th edn|
|Registration status:||Health, Superseded 05/02/2008|
The National Centre for Classification in Health classification of health interventions.
ACHI is comprised of:
Source and reference attributes
|Origin:||National Centre for Classification in Health (NCCH) 2006. The Australian Classification of Health Interventions (ACHI) – Fifth Edition - Tabular list of interventions and Alphabetic index of interventions. Sydney: NCCH, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney.|
ACHI 5th Ed supersedes the fourth edition of ACHI.
ACHI was developed by the National Centre for Classification in Health (NCCH). During the development, the NCCH was advised by members of the NCCH Coding Standards Advisory Committee (CSAC) and the Clinical Classification and Coding Groups (CCCG), consisting of expert clinical coders and clinicians nominated by the Clinical Casemix Committee of Australia.
|Related metadata references:|
Has been superseded by Australian Classification of Health Interventions (ACHI) 6th edition Health, Superseded 22/12/2009
Supersedes International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, Tenth Revision, Australian Modification 4th edition Health, Superseded 07/12/2005
|Value Domains based on this classification scheme:|
Elective care type code N Health, Superseded 13/12/2011
Indicator procedure code NN Health, Superseded 13/12/2011
Procedure code (ACHI 5th edn) NNNNN-NN Health, Superseded 05/02/2008