Australian Classification of Health Interventions (ACHI) 5th edition
Classification Scheme Attributes
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Classification Scheme|
|Synonymous names:||ACHI 5th edn|
Health, Superseded 05/02/2008
The National Centre for Classification in Health classification of health interventions.
ACHI is comprised of:
Source and reference attributes
|Origin:||National Centre for Classification in Health (NCCH) 2006. The Australian Classification of Health Interventions (ACHI) – Fifth Edition - Tabular list of interventions and Alphabetic index of interventions. Sydney: NCCH, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney.|
ACHI 5th Ed supersedes the fourth edition of ACHI.
ACHI was developed by the National Centre for Classification in Health (NCCH). During the development, the NCCH was advised by members of the NCCH Coding Standards Advisory Committee (CSAC) and the Clinical Classification and Coding Groups (CCCG), consisting of expert clinical coders and clinicians nominated by the Clinical Casemix Committee of Australia.
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Supersedes International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, Tenth Revision, Australian Modification 4th edition
Health, Superseded 07/12/2005
Has been superseded by Australian Classification of Health Interventions (ACHI) 6th edition
Health, Superseded 22/12/2009
|Value Domains based on this classification scheme:|
Indicator procedure code NN
Health, Superseded 13/12/2011
National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016