National Healthcare Agreement: PI 56-People aged 65 years or over receiving sub-acute services, 2012
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Indicator type:||Output measure|
|Short name:||PI 56-People aged 65 years or over receiving sub-acute services, 2012|
|Registration status:||Health, Retired 25/06/2013|
|Description:||Number and rate of admitted sub-acute services to people 65 years or over|
|Indicator set:||National Healthcare Agreement (2012) Health, Superseded 25/06/2013|
|Outcome area:||Aged Care Health, Standard 07/07/2010|
|Quality statement:||National Healthcare Agreement: PI 56-People aged 65 years or over receiving sub-acute services, 2012 QS Health, Retired 14/01/2015|
Collection and usage attributes
|Population group age from:||Persons from 65 years|
Sub-acute care includes separations with a care type of rehabilitation, palliative care, geriatric evaluation and management, and psychogeriatric care.
Rates directly age-standardised to the 2001 Australian population for disaggregation by remoteness and SEIFA Index of Relative Socioeconomic Disadvantage (IRSD) only.
Analysis by state and territory is based on location of service.
Analysis by remoteness and SEIFA IRSD is based on usual residence of person.
1,000 × (Numerator ÷ Denominator)
|Numerator:||Number of sub-acute care separations for people aged 65 years or over|
|Numerator data elements:|
|Denominator:||Population aged 65 years and over|
|Denominator data elements:|
2009–10—Nationally, by SEIFA Index of Relative Socioeconomic Disadvantage (IRSD) deciles
2007–08 (resupplied for revised Indigenous and SEIFA analysis), and 2009–10—State and territory, by:
Some disaggregation may result in numbers too small for publication. National disaggregation by Indigenous status will be based on data only from jurisdictions for which the quality of Indigenous identification is considered acceptable.
|Disaggregation data elements:|
Most recent data available for 2012 CRC report: 2009–10.
The scope of the National Hospital Morbidity Database (NHMD) is episodes of care for admitted patients in essentially all hospitals in Australia, including public and private acute and psychiatric hospitals, free-standing day hospital facilities, alcohol and drug treatment hospitals and dental hospitals.
|Unit of measure:||Episode|
Indicator conceptual framework
|Framework and dimensions:||Accessibility|
Data source attributes
|Reporting requirements:||National Healthcare Agreement|
|Organisation responsible for providing data:||Australian Institute of Health and Welfare|
|Further data development / collection required:||Specification: Interim|
|Related metadata references:|
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 49-Residential and community aged care services per 1,000 population aged 70+ years, 2012 Health, Superseded 25/06/2013
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 52-Falls in residential aged care resulting in patient harm and treated in hospital, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 53-Older people receiving aged care services, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 54-Aged care assessments completed, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 55-Younger people with disabilities using residential, CACP, and EACH aged care services, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013
Supersedes National Healthcare Agreement: PI 56-People aged 65 years or over receiving sub-acute services, 2011 Health, Superseded 31/10/2011
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 57-Hospital patient days used by those eligible and waiting for residential aged care, 2012 Health, Superseded 25/06/2013