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National Non-admitted Patient Emergency Department Care Database

Identifying and definitional attributes

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Description:Help on this term

The National Non-admitted Patient Emergency Department Care Database (NNAPEDCD) is compiled from data supplied by the state and territory health authorities. It is a collection of electronic confidentialised summary records for non-admitted patients treated in public hospital emergency departments.

The scope of the collection is public hospitals that were categorised for the previous financial year as peer groups A (Principal referral and Specialist Women's and Children's hospitals) and B (Large hospitals).

Link to data source:Help on this term

http://www.aihw.gov.au/hospitals/napedc_database.cfm

Collection and usage attributes

Frequency:Help on this termAnnual
Implementation end date:Help on this term30/06/2015

Source and reference attributes

Data custodian:Help on this term

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare