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Ambulatory care

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Metadata item type:Help on this termGlossary Item
METeOR identifier:Help on this term354366
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 05/12/2007
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standardisation pending 23/11/2015
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018
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Care provided to hospital patients who are not admitted to the hospital, such as patients of emergency departments and outpatient clinics. The term is also used to refer to care provided to patients of community-based (non-hospital) health-care services.

Source and reference attributes

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Health Expenditure Advisory Committee

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AIHW 2007. Mental health services in Australia 2004–05. AIHW cat. no. HSE 47. Canberra: AIHW (Mental Health Series no. 9).

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Activity based funding: Mental health care DSS 2015-16 Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 15/10/2014

Activity based funding: Mental health care DSS 2016-17 Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Superseded 28/02/2017

Activity based funding: Mental health care NBEDS 2017-18 Health, Superseded 25/01/2018

Activity based funding: Mental health care NBEDS 2018-19 Health, Standard 25/01/2018
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Proposed 03/07/2017

Activity based funding: Mental health care NBEDS 2019-20 Health, Standardisation pending 30/11/2018
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Proposed 13/06/2018

Ambulatory service unit name Health, Standard 07/12/2011
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standardisation pending 23/11/2015
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

Community mental health care NMDS 2014-15 Health, Superseded 13/11/2014

Community mental health care NMDS 2015-16 Health, Superseded 04/09/2015

Community mental health care NMDS 2016-17 Health, Superseded 17/08/2017

Community mental health care NMDS 2017–18 Health, Superseded 25/01/2018

Community mental health care NMDS 2018–19 Health, Standard 25/01/2018
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

Community mental health care NMDS 2019–20 Health, Standardisation pending 27/11/2018

Government health expenditure NMDS 2014- Health, Standard 04/12/2013
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

Health industry relevant organisation type code NNN Health, Superseded 01/04/2009

Health industry relevant organisation type code NNN Health, Standard 01/04/2009
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

Health or health related function code NNN Health, Superseded 04/12/2013

Health or health related-function code NNN Health, Standard 04/12/2013
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

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

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

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

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

Mental health establishments NMDS 2018–19 Health, Standard 25/01/2018
ACT Health, Final 17/08/2018

Mental health establishments NMDS 2019–20 Health, Standardisation pending 05/12/2018

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