This metadata set is nationally mandated for collection and reporting.
Publicly funded government and non-government agencies providing alcohol and/or drug treatment services. Including community-based ambulatory services and outpatient services.
The following services are currently not included in the coverage:
Data to be reported in each agency on completed treatment episode and then forwarded to state/territory authorities for collation.
National reporting requirements
State and territory health authorities provide the data to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare for national collation, on an annual basis.
Periods for which data are collected and nationally collated
Supersedes Alcohol and other drug treatment services NMDS 2011-12 Health, Superseded 07/12/2011
Has been superseded by Alcohol and other drug treatment services NMDS 2013-14 Health, Standard 07/02/2013
DSS specific information:
This field must not be null.
National Minimum Data Sets:
For the provision of state and territory hospital data to Commonwealth agencies this field must: