Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Set Specification|
|DSS type:||National Minimum Data Set (NMDS)|
The scope of this minimum data set is patient level data from selected emergency departments of hospitals and other settings.
Collection and usage attributes
National reporting arrangements
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
Financial years ending 30 June each year.
|Implementation start date:||01/07/2005|
|Implementation end date:||30/06/2006|
Source and reference attributes
|Submitting organisation:||National Health Information Group|
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