Australian Refined Diagnosis Related Groups version 5.1

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Classification Scheme
Synonymous names:AR-DRG v5.1
METeOR identifier:270554
Registration status:Health, Superseded 22/12/2009
Definition:The Commonwealth Department of Health and Ageing classification for the reasons for hospitalisation and the complexity of cases that a hospital treats.

Collection and usage attributes

Comments:The Australian Refined Diagnosis Related Groups are derived from a range of data collected on admitted patients, including diagnosis and procedure information, classified using ICD-10-AM.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:

Has been superseded by Australian Refined Diagnosis Related Groups version 6 Health, Standard 30/06/2013

Value Domains based on this classification scheme:

Diagnosis related group code (AR-DRG v5.1) ANNA Health, Superseded 22/12/2009

Major diagnostic category code (AR-DRG v5.1) NN Health, Superseded 22/12/2009