Australian Refined Diagnosis Related Groups version 6

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Classification Scheme
Synonymous names:AR-DRG v 6
METeOR identifier:391288
Registration status:Health, Standard 30/06/2013
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:

Supersedes Australian Refined Diagnosis Related Groups version 5.1 Health, Superseded 22/12/2009

Has been superseded by Australian Refined Diagnosis Related Groups version 6.0x Tasmanian Health, Archived 06/09/2016

Value Domains based on this classification scheme:

Diagnosis related group code (AR-DRG v 6) ANNA Health, Standard 30/06/2013
Tasmanian Health, Draft 23/07/2012
Commonwealth Department of Health, Candidate 16/07/2015

Major diagnostic category code (AR-DRG v 6) NN Health, Standard 30/06/2013
Tasmanian Health, Archived 07/09/2016
Commonwealth Department of Health, Candidate 16/07/2015