Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Data Set Specification|
|DSS type:||Data Set Specification (DSS)|
The Admitted subacute and non-acute hospital care National Best Endeavours Data Set (NBEDS) aims to ensure national consistency in relation to defining and collecting information about care provided to subacute and non-acute admitted public and private patients in activity based funded public hospitals.
Subacute care in this NBEDS is identified as admitted episodes in rehabilitation care, palliative care, geriatric evaluation and management care and psychogeriatric care, whereas maintenance care is identified as non-acute care.
The scope of the NBEDS is:
Excluded from the scope are:
Collection and usage attributes
Episodes of care for admitted patients
Hospitals forward data to the relevant state or territory health authority.
National reporting arrangements
State and territory health authorities provide the data to the Independent Hospital Pricing Authority (IHPA) for national collection, on a six monthly basis as required under national health reform arrangements.
For palliative care type episodes, data elements for each change in phase of care will be required to be reported.
Periods for which data are collected and nationally collated
Financial years ending 30 June each year.
|Implementation start date:||01/07/2017|
|Implementation end date:||30/06/2018|
Scope links with other National Minimum Data Sets (NMDSs)
The Admitted subacute and non-acute hospital care NBEDS includes the collection and reporting of additional metadata which forms part of the broader Admitted patient care NMDS.
Data collected using this NBEDS can be related to national data collections:
Admitted patient care NMDS
Glossary terms that are relevant to this data set specification are included here.
Source and reference attributes
Green J, Gordon R, Kobel C, Blanchard M & Eagar K. 2015. AN-SNAP V4 User Manual. Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Sydney. Viewed 15 June 2015, viewed https://www.ihpa.gov.au/sites/g/files/net636/f/publications/an-snap_classification_version_4_user_manual.pdf
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Supersedes Admitted subacute and non-acute hospital care NBEDS 2016-17
Has been superseded by Admitted subacute and non-acute hospital care NBEDS 2018-19