National Healthcare Agreement: PI 27-Optometry services, 2011
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Indicator type:||Output measure|
|Short name:||PI 27-Optometry services, 2011|
|Registration status:||Health, Superseded 31/10/2011|
|Description:||Optometry service use per 1,000 population.|
|Indicator set:||National Healthcare Agreement (2011) Health, Superseded 31/10/2011|
|Outcome area:||Primary and Community Health Health, Standard 07/07/2010|
|Quality statement:||National Healthcare Agreement: PI 27: Optometry services, 2011 QS Health, Superseded 04/12/2012|
Collection and usage attributes
All items in Group A10 of the MBS:
10900, 10905, 10907, 10912, 10913, 10914, 10915, 10916, 10918, 10921, 10922, 10923, 10924, 10925, 10926, 10927, 10928, 10929, 10930, 10931, 10932, 10933, 10940, 10941, 10942, 10943.
Rates directly age-standardised.
Analysis by state and territory, remoteness and SEIFA Index of Relative Socioeconomic Disadvantage (IRSD) is based on usual residence of person.
Presented per 1,000 population.
|Computation:||1,000 x (Numerator ÷ Denominator)|
|Numerator:||Number of optometry services claimed through the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) or Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA).|
|Numerator data elements:|
|Denominator data elements:|
2008-09 and 2009–10—Nationally, by SEIFA Index of Relative Socioeconomic Disadvantage (IRSD) deciles
2008-09 and 2009–10— State and territory, by:
Disaggregations within individual jurisdictions are subject to data quality considerations. Some disaggregations may result in numbers too small for publication.
|Disaggregation data elements:|
MBS item numbers change over time and need to be updated as required.
Inclusion of services reimbursed through DVA, pending advice from DVA.
Most recent data available for 2011 CRC report: 2008–09 (updated to include DVA data) and 2009–10 with caveats.
|Unit of measure:||Person|
Indicator conceptual framework
|Framework and dimensions:||Accessibility|
Data source attributes
|Organisation responsible for providing data:||Deparment of Health and Ageing/Australian Institute of Health and Welfare|
|Further data development / collection required:|
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes National Healthcare Agreement: P27-Optometry services, 2010 Health, Superseded 08/06/2011
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 25-Specialist services, 2011 Health, Superseded 31/10/2011
Has been superseded by National Healthcare Agreement: PI 27-Optometry services, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013