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Appointment—principal source of funding, patient funding source code AAA

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termAppointment payment classification code
Synonymous names:Help on this termAPP_PAY_CLASS_CODE; FUNDING_SOURCE
METeOR identifier:Help on this term494134
Registration status:Help on this termWA Health, Endorsed 19/03/2015
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The principal source of funds that is expected to pay for the health care provided to a patient at an appointment, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Appointment—principal source of funding

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termAAA
Maximum character length:Help on this term3
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
ADFAustralian Defence Force
AHAAustralian Health Care Agreement
COMCompensable other
CORCorrectional facility
DETDetainee
EMVOther states Motor Vehicle Insurance Trust (MVIT)
FODForeign defence
INEIneligible
MBSMedicare Benefits Scheme Privately Referred Non-Inpatient Initiative (MBS PRNI)
OVSOverseas student
OVVOverseas visitor
PVTPrivate insured
RECReciprocal Health Care Agreement
SHIShipping
UNIPrivate uninsured
VETDepartment of Veterans' Affairs
WAMWestern Australian Motor Vehicle Insurance Trust (MVIT)
WCCWorkers Compensation
Supplementary values:Help on this term
NSPNot specified
OTHOther (including direct Commonwealth or State Government sourced funds)
UNKUnknown

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termWA Health

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

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This data item is a mandatory item for national reporting in the:

Non-Admitted Patient DSS 2013-14

 

It is reported nationally using the data element:

Episode of care-source of funding, patient funding source code NN

 

This data item is also a mandatory item for national reporting in the:

Activity based funding: Non-admitted patient care DSS 2013-2014

Activity based funding: Non-admitted patient care aggregate DSS 2013-2014

Non-admitted patient care aggregate NMDS 2013-14

 

It is reported nationally using the data element:

Non-admitted patient service event-principal source of funding, code NN

 

Local codes are mapped to national codes for reporting purposes:

 

Local (NAPAAWL) codes National codes
AHA Australian Health Care Agreement 01 Health service budget (not covered elsewhere)
REC Reciprocal Health Care Agreement 02 Health service budget (reciprocal)
VET Veterans' Affairs 04 Department of Veterans' Affairs
ADF Australian Defence Force 05 Department of Defence

COR Correctional facility

DET Detainee

06 Correctional facility
MBS Medicare Benefits Scheme (PRNI) 07 Medicare Benefits Scheme
PVT Private Insured 09 Private Health Insurance

SHI Shipping

WCC Workers' Compensation

10 Workers' Compensation

EMV Other states MVIT

WAM Western Australian MVIT

11 Motor vehicle third party personal claim
COM Compensable other 12 Other compensation

UNI Private uninsured

13 Self-funded

FOD Foreign Defence

OVS Overseas student

OVV Overseas visitor

INE Ineligible

OTH Other

88 Other funding source

UNK Unknown

NSP Not stated/inadequately described

98 Not known

 

The local version has the synonymous name APP_PAY_CLASS_CODE.

The nationally reported version of this data item has the synonymous name FUNDING_SOURCE.

 

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Relational attributes

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Has been superseded by Appointment—principal source of funding, patient funding source code AAA WA Health, Endorsed 24/04/2015

See also Episode of care—source of funding, patient funding source code NN Health, Superseded 05/10/2016

See also Episode of care—source of funding, patient funding source code NN Health, Superseded 07/03/2014

See also Episode of care—source of funding, patient funding source code NN Health, Superseded 25/01/2018

See also Non-admitted patient service event—principal source of funding, code NN Health, Superseded 11/04/2012, Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 01/11/2012

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

WA Health Non-Admitted Patient Activity and Wait List Data Collection (NAPAAWL DC) 2013-14 WA Health, Endorsed 19/03/2015

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