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Australian Government Department of Health's Ageing and Aged Care data warehouse

Identifying and definitional attributes

Item type:Help on this termData Source
Description:Help on this term

The Australian Government Department of Health's (Health) Ageing and Aged Care data warehouse holds data for residential and community aged care programs administered by Health. The warehouse holds data on: service providers; services; places; people; assessments; outputs; funding; quality and compliance. The data are provided to Health by: service providers, Aged Care Assessment Teams, Medicare Australia and the Aged Care Accreditation Agency.

Health is the data custodian for the data for programs wholly funded by the Australian Government. Custodianship is shared with the states and territories where the program is jointly funded or managed with the states and territories.

Data are collected in accordance with relevant legislation and the business processes of each specific aged care program. The timing of data provisions to the warehouse ranges from daily to annually.

The Australian Aged Care Quality Agency data warehouse is a component of the Ageing and Aged Care data warehouse.

Collection and usage attributes

Frequency:Help on this termOngoing
Implementation start date:Help on this term30/09/2015
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Between September 2013 and September 2015, the Australian Government Department of Social Services was responsible for the Ageing and Aged Care data warehouse: http://meteor.aihw.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/585503

Prior to September 2013, the Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing was responsible for the Ageing and Aged Care data warehouse: http://meteor.aihw.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/394091

Source and reference attributes

Data custodian:Help on this term

 Australian Government Department of Health