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National Hospital Morbidity Database (NHMD)

Identifying and definitional attributes

Item type:Help on this termData Source
Description:Help on this termThe National Hospital Morbidity Database (NHMD) is compiled from data supplied by the state and territory health authorities. It is a collection of electronic confidentialised summary records for separations (that is, episodes of care) in public and private hospitals in Australia.
Link to data source:Help on this termhttp://www.aihw.gov.au/hospitals/nhm_database.cfm
Quality statement:Help on this termData quality statement: National Hospital Morbidity Database 2013–14

Collection and usage attributes

Frequency:Help on this termAnnual

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Data custodian:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare