National Healthcare Agreement: PI 32-Proportion of people with mental illness with GP treatment plans, 2012
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Indicator type:||Output measure|
|Short name:||PI 32-Proportion of people with mental illness with GP treatment plans, 2012|
|Registration status:||Health, Retired 25/06/2013|
|Description:||Proportion of people with mental illness with GP Mental Health Treatment Plans|
|Indicator set:||National Healthcare Agreement (2012) Health, Superseded 25/06/2013|
|Outcome area:||Primary and Community Health Health, Standard 07/07/2010|
|Quality statement:||National Healthcare Agreement: PI 32-Proportion of people with a mental illness with GP treatment plans, 2012 QS Health, Retired 14/01/2015|
Collection and usage attributes
|Population group age from:||16 years (Presentation 1 and 3)|
|Population group age to:||84 years (Presentation 1 and 3)|
GP Mental Health Treatment Plan: Better Access Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) items 2702 and 2710 funded through the Medicare Benefits Scheme of the Department of Veterans' Affairs (DVA).
Numerator: Count each individual once only.
Denominator: To be calculated by applying the estimated proportion (age and sex-specific) of the population with mental illness (from the most recent ABS National Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing) to the Estimated Resident Population.
Presentation 1 and Presentation 3 limited to persons aged 16–84 years.
Rates directly age-standardised to the 2001 Australian population.
Analysis by state and territory, remoteness and SEIFA Index of Relative Socioeconomic Disadvantage (IRSD) is based on the postcode of residence of person as recorded in Medicare Australia's database at the date the last service was recieved in the reference period.
Presentation 1: a percentage.
Presentation 2a: a number.
Presentation 2b: a percentage.
Presentation 3: a percentage.
Presentation 1:100 x (Numerator ÷ Denominator)
Presentation 2a: Numerator only
Presentation 2b: Age specific rate 100 x (Numerator ÷ Denominator)
Presentation 3:100 x (Numerator ÷ Denominator)
Medicare Benefits Scheme and Department of Veterans' Affairs data combined.
|Numerator:||Number of persons with a GP Mental Health Treatment Plan funded through the Medicare Benefits Scheme or the Department of Veterans' Affairs (DVA).|
|Numerator data elements:|
|Denominator:||Estimated number of people with mental illness|
|Denominator data elements:|
2008–09 and 2009–10 (updated to include DVA data), and 2010–11:
Presentation 1: State and territory
Presentation 2a: State and territory by 10 year age group
Presentation 2b: State and territory by 10 year age group
Presentation 3: Nationally, by remoteness (Australian Standard Geographical Classification Remoteness Structure) and SEIFA Index of Relative Socioeconomic Disadvantage (IRSD) quintiles
Some disaggregations may result in numbers too small for publication.
|Disaggregation data elements:|
Most recent data available for 2012 CRC report:
Denominator: based on 2007 denominator (adjusted using ABS 2009 Estimated Resident Population).
MBS and DVA item numbers change over time. Extracted data may include historical item numbers that are no longer current but have been processed by Medicare Australia within the reference period.
|Unit of measure:||Person|
Indicator conceptual framework
|Framework and dimensions:||Effectiveness|
Data source attributes
|Reporting requirements:||National Healthcare Agreement|
|Organisation responsible for providing data:||Australian Institute of Health and Welfare|
|Further data development / collection required:|
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See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 21-Treatment rates for mental illness, 2012 Health, Superseded 25/06/2013
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 30-Proportion of people with diabetes with a GP annual cycle of care, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 31-Proportion of people with asthma with a written asthma plan, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013
Supersedes National Healthcare Agreement: PI 32-Proportion of people with mental illness with GP treatment plans, 2011 Health, Superseded 31/10/2011