Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Indicator type:||Output measure|
|Short name:||PI 47-Rates of services: Non-acute care separations, 2012|
|Description:||Number of non-acute care overnight separations per 1,000 population, by care type|
|Indicator set:||National Healthcare Agreement (2012)|
Health, Superseded 25/06/2013
|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 47-Rates of services: Non-acute care separations, 2012 QS Health, Retired 14/01/2015|
Collection and usage attributes
Non-acute care includes separations with a care type of rehabilitation, palliative care, geriatric evaluation and management, psychogeriatric care, or maintenance care.
Numerator is restricted to overnight admissions (date of admission and date of separation are different).
Rates directly age-standardised to the 2001 Australian population.
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 per 1,000 population.
1,000 × (Numerator ÷ Denominator)Calculated separately for each care type.
|Numerator:||Number of non-acute care overnight separations|
|Numerator data elements:|
|Denominator data elements:|
2009–10—Nationally, by care type, by SEIFA Index of Relative Socioeconomic Disadvantage (IRSD) deciles
2007–08 (resupplied for revised Indigenous and SEIFA analysis), and 2009–10—State and territory, by care type (and total), by:
Some disaggregation 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:|
Most recent data available for 2012 CRC report: 2009–10.
The scope of the National Hospital Morbidity Database (NHMD) is episodes of care for admitted patients in essentially all hospitals in Australia, including public and private acute and psychiatric hospitals, free-standing day hospital facilities, alcohol and drug treatment hospitals and dental hospitals.
|Unit of measure:||Episode|
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:||Specification: Long-term|
Source and reference attributes
|Related metadata references:|
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PB 07-By 2014-15, improve the provision of primary care and reduce the proportion of potentially preventable hospital admissions by 7.6 per cent over the 2006-07 baseline to 8.5 per cent of total hospital admissions, 2012
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 22-Selected potentially preventable hospitalisations, 2012
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 45-Rates of services: Overnight separations, 2012
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 46-Rates of services: Outpatient occasions of service, 2012
Supersedes National Healthcare Agreement: PI 47-Rates of services: Non-acute care separations, 2011
See also 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, 2012