National Healthcare Agreement: PI 48-Rates of services: Hospital procedures, 2012
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Indicator type:||Output measure|
|Short name:||PI 48-Rates of services: Hospital procedures, 2012|
|Registration status:||Health, Retired 25/06/2013|
|Description:||Rates at which selected hospital procedures are performed for different population groups and in public and private hospital sectors.|
|Indicator set:||National Healthcare Agreement (2012) Health, Superseded 25/06/2013|
|Outcome area:||Hospital and Related Care Health, Standard 07/07/2010|
National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
|Quality statement:||National Healthcare Agreement: PI 48-Rates of services: hospital procedures, 2012 QS Health, Retired 14/01/2015|
Collection and usage attributes
|Population group age from:||All ages, for all procedure types except for Hysterectomy; 15 years of age, for Hysterectomy only|
|Population group age to:||All ages, for all procedure types except for Hysterectomy; 69 years of age, for Hysterectomy only|
ICD-10-AM selected surgical procedure codes
ACHI (6th Edition) procedure codes
The following is a list of the specific ACHI (6th Ed) procedure codes which are included in the specifications for each of the selected surgical procedures.
Numerator excludes multiple procedures for the same separation within the same procedure group; separations with care type newborn with no qualified days, hospital boarders and posthumous organ procurement.
Rates directly age-standardised to the 2001 Australian population. Hysterectomy limited to female patients aged 15–69 years. Prostatectomy limited to males.
Analysis by state and territory is based on location of service.
Analysis by remoteness and SEIFA Index of Relative Socioeconomic Disadvantage (IRSD) is based on usual residence of person.
1,000 × (Numerator ÷ Denominator)Calculated separately for each procedure.
Number of hospital separations involving the following procedures:
(a) Cataract extraction
(c) Coronary artery bypass graft
(d) Coronary angioplasty
(g) Hip replacement
(h) Inguinal herniorrhaphy
(i) Knee replacement
(l) Varicose veins stripping and ligation
(o) Hysterectomy (limited to patients aged 15-69 years)
|Numerator data elements:|
For procedures (a) to (m): Total population
For procedure (n): Male population
For procedure (o): Female population aged 15–69 years
|Denominator data elements:|
2009-10—Nationally, by procedure type, by SEIFA Index of Relative Socioeconomic Disadvantage (IRSD) deciles
2009-10—State and territory, by procedure type (and total), by:
2007–08 and 2008–09 (requested by COAG Reform Council)—State and territory, by procedure type (and total), 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:||Person|
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:|
|Related metadata references:|
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 45-Rates of services: Overnight separations, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 46-Rates of services: Outpatient occasions of service, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 47-Rates of services: Non-acute care separations, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013
Supersedes National Healthcare Agreement: PI 48-Rates of services: Hospital procedures, 2011 Health, Superseded 31/10/2011
See also National Healthcare Agreement: PI 60-Access to services by type of service compared to need, 2012 Health, Retired 25/06/2013