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National Healthcare Agreement: P49-Residential and community aged care services per 1,000 population aged 70+ years, 2010

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termIndicator
Indicator type:Help on this termIndicator
Short name:Help on this termResidential and community aged care services per 1,000 population aged 70+ years
METeOR identifier:Help on this term400206
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 08/06/2011
Description:Help on this termOperational residential and community aged care places per 1,000 people aged 70 years and over (and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people aged 50 to 69 years), excluding services funded through the Home and Community Care (HACC) Program.

Aged care places are residential and community aged care places provided under the Aged Care Act 1997 and services delivered under the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Aged Care Strategy.

Indicator set:Help on this termNational Healthcare Agreement (2010) Health, Superseded 08/06/2011
Outcome area:Help on this termAged Care Health, Standard 07/07/2010
Quality statement:Help on this termNational Healthcare Agreement: P49-Residential and community aged care services per 1,000 population aged 70+ years, 2010 QS Health, Superseded 08/06/2011

Collection and usage attributes

Population group age from:Help on this term70 years and over (for the total population), 50 years to 69 years (for the Indigenous population)
Computation description:Help on this termResidential and community aged care places currently include Community Aged Care Packages (CACP), Extended Aged Care at Home (EACH), EACH Dementia (EACH-D), Transition Care Program, aged care places and packages delivered by Multi-Purpose Services, Innovative Pool and places delivered under the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Aged Care Strategy.
Computation:Help on this term1,000 x (Numerator ÷ Denominator)

Calculated separately for residential and community aged care services.
Numerator:Help on this termNumber of operational aged care places at 30 June
Numerator data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Number of operational aged care places at 30 June
Data Source
Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing's Ageing and Aged Care data warehouse
Guide for use
Data source type: Administrative by-product data
Denominator:Help on this termPopulation aged 70 years and over (or 50 years to 69 years for Indigenous Australians)
Denominator data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Person—estimated resident population of Australia
Data Source
ABS Estimated resident population (total population)
Guide for use
Data source type: Census-based data plus administrative by-product data
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Person—estimated resident population of Australia
Data Source
ABS Indigenous experimental estimates and projections (2001 Census-based)
Guide for use
Data source type: Census-based data plus administrative by-product data
Data Element / Data SetPerson—age, total years N[NN]
Data Source
ABS Estimated resident population (total population)
Guide for use
Data source type: Census-based data plus administrative by-product data
Data Element / Data SetPerson—age, total years N[NN]
Data Source
ABS Indigenous experimental estimates and projections (2001 Census-based)
Guide for use
Data source type: Census-based data plus administrative by-product data
Disaggregation data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetData Element
Establishment—geographical location
Data Source
Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing's Ageing and Aged Care data warehouse
Guide for use
Data source type: Administrative by-product data
Comments:Help on this termSpecified disaggregation: State/territory; Nationally by Aged Care Planning Region and remoteness area.

Available disaggregation: State/territory; Nationally by Aged Care Planning Region and remoteness area.

Most recent data available for 2010 CRC baseline report: 2008-09.

When will 2008-09 data be available: September-November 2009.

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termIncidence
Data type:Help on this termReal
Unit of measure:Help on this termPerson
Format:Help on this termNN[N].N

Indicator conceptual framework

Framework and dimensions:Help on this termAccessibility

Data source attributes

Data sources:Help on this term
Data SourceAustralian Government Department of Health and Ageing's Ageing and Aged Care data warehouse
Frequency
Annual (based on ongoing data collection)
Data custodian

Department of Health and Ageing



Data SourceABS Estimated resident population (total population)
Frequency
Quarterly
Quality statement
ABS Estimated resident population (total population), QS
Data custodian
Australian Bureau of Statistics

Data SourceABS Indigenous experimental estimates and projections (2001 Census-based)
Frequency
Periodic
Quality statement
ABS Indigenous experimental estimates and projections, QS
Data custodian
Australian Bureau of Statistics

Accountability attributes

Reporting requirements:Help on this termNational Healthcare Agreement
Organisation responsible for providing data:Help on this termDepartment of Health and Ageing and Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.
Further data development / collection required:Help on this termSpecification: Interim

Further data development is required in order to develop an indicator of capacity (e.g. places) available under the HACC program.
Other issues caveats:Help on this termNote that this indicator does not cover HACC services. Excludes people receiving aged care services in acute care hospitals.

Relational attributes

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See also National Healthcare Agreement: P53-Older people receiving aged care services, 2010 Health, Superseded 08/06/2011

See also National Healthcare Agreement: P54-Aged care assessments completed, 2010 Health, Superseded 08/06/2011

See also National Healthcare Agreement: P55-Younger people with disabilities using residential, CACP, EACH and EACH-Dementia aged care services, 2010 Health, Superseded 08/06/2011

See also National Healthcare Agreement: P56-People aged 65 years or over receiving sub-acute services, 2010 Health, Superseded 08/06/2011

Has been superseded by National Healthcare Agreement: PI 49-Residential and community aged care services per 1,000 population aged 70+ years, 2011 Health, Superseded 31/10/2011

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