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Metadata item type:Help on this termGlossary Item
METeOR identifier:Help on this term327224
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 01/03/2005
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Proposed 17/10/2012
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018
Definition:Help on this termA diagnosis is the decision reached, after assessment, of the nature and identity of the disease or condition of a patient or recipient of residential care (resident).
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Health services:

Diagnostic information provides the basis for analysis of health service usage, epidemiological studies and monitoring of specific disease entities.

Collection and usage attributes

Comments:Help on this termClassification systems which enable the allocation of a code to the diagnostic information:
  • International Classification of Diseases, Tenth Revision, Australian Modification (ICD-10-AM),
  • British Paediatric Association Classification of Diseases,
  • North America Nursing Diagnosis Association,
  • International Classification of Primary Care International,
  • Classification of Impairments, Disabilities and Handicaps,
  • International Classification of Functioning.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termNational Data Standards Committee

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Supersedes Diagnosis, version 2, DEC, NHDD, NHIMG, Superseded 01/03/2005.pdf (14.7 KB)

Metadata items which use this glossary item:Help on this term

Activity based funding: Admitted acute hospital care DSS 2013-2014 Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Superseded 01/03/2013

Admitted acute care activity based funding DSS 2012-2013 Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Superseded 31/10/2012

Admitted patient care NBEDS 2020-21 Health, Superseded 05/02/2021

Admitted patient care NBEDS 2021-22 Health, Standard 05/02/2021

Admitted patient care NMDS Health, Superseded 07/12/2005

Admitted patient care NMDS 2006-07 Health, Superseded 23/10/2006

Admitted patient care NMDS 2007-08 Health, Superseded 05/02/2008

Admitted patient care NMDS 2008-09 Health, Superseded 04/02/2009

Admitted patient care NMDS 2009-10 Health, Superseded 22/12/2009

Admitted patient care NMDS 2010-11 Health, Superseded 18/01/2011

Admitted patient care NMDS 2011-12 Health, Superseded 11/04/2012
Commonwealth Department of Health, Candidate 16/07/2015

Admitted patient care NMDS 2012-13 Health, Superseded 02/05/2013

Admitted patient care NMDS 2013-14 Health, Superseded 11/04/2014

Admitted patient care NMDS 2014-15 Health, Superseded 13/11/2014

Admitted patient care NMDS 2015-16 Health, Superseded 10/11/2015

Admitted patient care NMDS 2016-17 Health, Superseded 05/10/2016

Admitted patient care NMDS 2017-18 Health, Superseded 25/01/2018

Admitted patient care NMDS 2018-19 Health, Superseded 12/12/2018
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

Admitted patient care NMDS 2019-20 Health, Superseded 18/12/2019

Admitted patient care NMDS 2020–21 Health, Superseded 05/02/2021

Admitted patient care NMDS 2021–22 Health, Standard 05/02/2021

Admitted patient care NMDS 2022–23 Health, Standardisation pending 12/07/2021

Admitted subacute and non-acute hospital care NBEDS 2021–22 Health, Standard 05/02/2021

Person—visual acuity (left eye), code NN Health, Standard 01/03/2005

Person—visual acuity (right eye), code NN Health, Standard 01/03/2005

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