Australian Classification of Health Interventions (ACHI) 7th edition
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Classification Scheme|
|Synonymous names:||ACHI 7th edn|
|Registration status:||Health, Superseded 02/05/2013|
The National Centre for Classification in Health classification of health interventions.
ACHI is comprised of:
Source and reference attributes
National Centre for Classification in Health (NCCH) 2010. The Australian Classification of Health Interventions (ACHI) – Seventh Edition - Tabular list of interventions and Alphabetic index of interventions. Sydney: NCCH, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney.
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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.
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Supersedes Australian Classification of Health Interventions (ACHI) 6th edition Health, Superseded 22/12/2009
Has been superseded by Australian Classification of Health Interventions (ACHI) 8th edition Health, Superseded 03/12/2014, Tasmanian Health, Final 01/07/2014
|Value Domains based on this classification scheme:|
Elective care type code N Health, Superseded 02/05/2013
Indicator procedure code NN Health, Superseded 02/05/2013
Procedure code (ACHI 7th edn) NNNNN-NN Health, Superseded 02/05/2013