Establishment—recurrent expenditure (visiting medical officer payments) (financial year), total Australian currency N[N(8)]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Data Element
Short name:Recurrent expenditure—payments to visiting medical officers
METeOR identifier:270049
Registration status:Health, Standard 01/03/2005
ACT Health, Final 17/08/2018
Definition:All payments measured in Australian dollars made by an institutional health care establishment to visiting medical officers for medical services provided to hospital (public) patients on an honorary, sessionally paid, or fee for service basis, for a financial year.
Data Element Concept:Establishment—recurrent expenditure (visiting medical officer payments)

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Total
Data type:Currency
Format:N[N(8)]
Maximum character length:9
Unit of measure:Australian currency (AU$)

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:

Record as currency up to hundreds of millions of dollars. Rounded to nearest whole dollar.

Comments:Although accepting the need to include visiting medical officer payments, the Resources Working Party decided not to include data on visiting medical officer services (whether hours or number of sessions or number of services provided) due to collection difficulties and the perception that use of visiting medical officers was purely a hospital management issue.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:National Minimum Data Set Working Parties

Relational attributes

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Supersedes Payments to visiting medical officers, version 1, DE, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (15.2 KB)

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:
All attributes +

Mental health establishments NMDS 2005-06 Health, Superseded 21/03/2006

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Mental health establishments NMDS 2005-06 Health, Superseded 07/12/2005

DSS specific attributes +

Mental health establishments NMDS 2006-07 Health, Superseded 23/10/2006

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Mental health establishments NMDS 2007-08 Health, Superseded 05/02/2008

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Mental health establishments NMDS 2008-09 Health, Superseded 03/12/2008

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Mental health establishments NMDS 2009-10 Health, Superseded 02/12/2009

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Mental health establishments NMDS 2010-11 Health, Superseded 01/12/2010

DSS specific attributes +

Mental health establishments NMDS 2011-12 Health, Superseded 07/12/2011

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Mental health establishments NMDS 2012-13 Health, Superseded 07/02/2013

DSS specific attributes +

Mental health establishments NMDS 2013-14 Health, Superseded 07/03/2014

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Mental health establishments NMDS 2014-15 Health, Superseded 13/11/2014

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Mental health establishments NMDS 2015-16 Health, Superseded 04/09/2015

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Mental health establishments NMDS 2016-17 Health, Superseded 17/08/2017

DSS specific attributes +

Mental health establishments NMDS 2017–18 Health, Superseded 25/01/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Mental health establishments NMDS 2018–19 Health, Superseded 12/12/2018
ACT Health, Final 17/08/2018

DSS specific attributes +

Mental health establishments NMDS 2019–20 Health, Superseded 16/01/2020

DSS specific attributes +

Mental health establishments NMDS 2020–21 Health, Standard 16/01/2020

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Public hospital establishments NMDS Health, Superseded 21/03/2006

DSS specific attributes +

Public hospital establishments NMDS Health, Superseded 23/10/2006

DSS specific attributes +

Public hospital establishments NMDS 2007-08 Health, Superseded 05/02/2008

DSS specific attributes +

Public hospital establishments NMDS 2008-09 Health, Superseded 03/12/2008

DSS specific attributes +

Public hospital establishments NMDS 2009-10 Health, Superseded 05/01/2010

DSS specific attributes +

Public hospital establishments NMDS 2010-11 Health, Superseded 18/01/2011

DSS specific attributes +

Public hospital establishments NMDS 2011-12 Health, Superseded 07/12/2011
Commonwealth Department of Health, Candidate 16/07/2015

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Public hospital establishments NMDS 2012-13 Health, Superseded 07/02/2013

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Public hospital establishments NMDS 2013-14 Health, Superseded 11/04/2014

DSS specific attributes +
Implementation in Indicators:Used as numerator
National Healthcare Agreement: P69-Cost per casemix adjusted separation, 2010 Health, Superseded 08/06/2011
National Healthcare Agreement: PI 69-Cost per casemix adjusted separation, 2011 Health, Superseded 31/10/2011
National Healthcare Agreement: PI 69-Cost per casemix adjusted separation, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013