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Establishment—recurrent contracted care expenditure, National Health Reform Agreement 2011 product streams code N[N]

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termRecurrent contracted care expenditure product streams
METeOR identifier:Help on this term552598
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 03/11/2016
Definition:Help on this term

The product streams relating to the National Health Reform Agreement for total recurrent contracted care expenditure incurred by an establishment, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Establishment—recurrent contracted care expenditure

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN[N]
Maximum character length:Help on this term2
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Admitted acute care
2Admitted subacute care
3Other admitted care
4Emergency care services
5Non-admitted care (in-scope for NHRA)
6Direct teaching, training and research
7Commonwealth funded aged care
8Other aged care
9Non-admitted care (out of scope for NHRA)
88Other (out of scope for NHRA)

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

The scope of the National Health Reform Agreement (NHRA) should be defined using the most recent National Efficient Price Determination produced by the Independent Hospital Pricing Authority (IHPA).

CODE 1   Admitted acute care

The expenditure incurred by an establishment for admitted patients receiving acute care, including expenditure associated with the care of unqualified newborns (which would be reported under the mother's episode of care).

CODE 2   Admitted subacute care

The expenditure incurred by an establishment for admitted patients receiving subacute care.

CODE 3   Other admitted care

The expenditure incurred by an establishment for other admitted patients, including expenditure associated with maintenance care.

CODE 4   Emergency care services

The expenditure incurred by an establishment on non-admitted patients receiving care through emergency care services. Excludes admitted patients receiving care through the emergency department. The definition of emergency care services for ABF purposes is available at the Independent Hospital Pricing Authority website - http://www.ihpa.gov.au/internet/ihpa/publishing.nsf/Content/emergency-care

CODE 5   Non-admitted care (in-scope for NHRA)

The expenditure incurred by an establishment on non-admitted patients receiving services deemed to be in-scope of the National Health Reform Agreement.

CODE 6   Direct teaching, training and research

The expenditure incurred by an establishment for direct teaching, training and research.

CODE 7   Commonwealth funded aged care

The expenditure incurred by an establishment for Australian Government funded aged care patients (including residential aged care and Multi-Purpose Services).

CODE 8   Other aged care

The expenditure incurred by establishments for other aged care patients, excluding Australian Government funded aged care patients (such as residential aged care and Multi-Purpose Services).

CODE 9   Non-admitted care (out of scope for NHRA)

The expenditure incurred by an establishment on non-admitted patients receiving services deemed not to be in-scope of the National Health Reform Agreement.

CODE 88   Other (out of scope for NHRA)

The expenditure incurred by an establishment on services not reported elsewhere for a financial year.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termPublic Hospital Establishments NMDS Working Group
Reference documents:Help on this termhttp://www.ihpa.gov.au/internet/ihpa/publishing.nsf/Content/national-efficient-price-determination-lp

Data element attributes

Relational attributes

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Recurrent contracted care expenditure data element cluster Health, Superseded 20/05/2015

Recurrent contracted care expenditure data element cluster Health, Superseded 03/11/2016

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