Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Indicator type:||Output measure|
|Short name:||PI 48-Rates of services: Hospital procedures, 2011|
|Description:||Rates at which selected hospital procedures are performed for different population groups and in public and private hospital sectors.|
|Indicator set:||National Healthcare Agreement (2011)|
Health, Superseded 31/10/2011
|Outcome area:||Hospital and Related Care|
National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
Health, Standard 07/07/2010
|Quality statement:||National Healthcare Agreement: PI 48: Rates of services: hospital procedures, 2011 QS Health, Superseded 04/12/2012|
Collection and usage attributes
|Population group age from:||All ages, for all procedure types except for Hysterectomy; 15 years of age, for Hysterectomy only|
|Population group age to:||All ages, for all procedure types except for Hysterectomy; 69 years of age, for Hysterectomy only|
Table 48A: ICD-10-AM selected surgical procedure codes
The following is a list of the specific ACHI (6th Ed) procedure codes which are included in the specifications for each of the selected surgical procedures.
Numerator excludes multiple procedures for the same separation within the same procedure group; separations with care type newborn with no qualified days, hospital boarders and posthumous organ procurement.
Rates directly age-standardised. Hysterectomy limited to patients aged 15–69 years. Prostatectomy limited to males.
Analysis by state and territory is based on location of service.
Analysis by remoteness and SEIFA Index of Relative Socioeconomic Disadvantage (IRSD) is based on usual residence of person.
Presented number and per 1,000.
1,000 x (Numerator ÷ Denominator)Calculated separately for each procedure.
Number of hospital separations involving the following procedures:
(a) Cataract extraction
(c) Coronary artery bypass graft
(d) Coronary angioplasty
(g) Hip replacement
(h) Inguinal herniorrhaphy
(i) Knee replacement
(l) Varicose veins stripping and ligation
(o) Hysterectomy (limited to patients aged 15-69 years)
|Numerator data elements:|
For procedures (a) to (m): Total population
For procedure (n): Male population
For procedure (o): Female population aged 15–69 years
|Denominator data elements:|
2008-09—Nationally, by SEIFA Index of Relative Socioeconomic Disadvantage (IRSD) deciles
2008-09—State and territory, by procedure type (and total), by:
Disaggregations within individual jurisdictions are subject to data quality considerations. Some disaggregations may result in numbers too small for publication. National disaggregation by Indigenous status will be based on data only from jurisdictions for which the quality of Indigenous identification is considered acceptable.
|Disaggregation data elements:|
This provides an indication of the extent to which patients are being provided with particular interventions. It reflects the quality of non-hospital care, access to hospitalisation and access to interventions for those patients who are hospitalised.
Most recent data available for 2011 CRC report: 2008–09
|Unit of measure:||Person|
Indicator conceptual framework
|Framework and dimensions:||Accessibility|
Data source attributes
Australian Bureau of Statistics
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
Australian Bureau of Statistics
|Reporting requirements:||National Healthcare Agreement|
|Organisation responsible for providing data:||Australian Institute of Health and Welfare|
|Further data development / collection required:|
Source and reference attributes
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes National Healthcare Agreement: P48-Rates of services: Hospital procedures, 2010
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 45-Rates of services: Overnight separations, 2011
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 46-Rates of services: Outpatient occasions of service, 2011
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 47-Rates of services: Non-acute care separations, 2011
Has been superseded by National Healthcare Agreement: PI 48-Rates of services: Hospital procedures, 2012
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 60-Access to services by type of service compared to need, 2011