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Clinic—outpatient clinic tier 1 type, code NNN.NNN

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termClinic NMDS Tier 1 code
Synonymous names:Help on this termCLI_NMDS_TYPE_CODE; OUTPATIENT_CLINIC_TYPE
METeOR identifier:Help on this term564885
Registration status:Help on this termWA Health, Endorsed 19/03/2015
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The organisational unit or organisational arrangement through which a hospital provides a service to a non-admitted patient, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Clinic—outpatient clinic tier 1 type

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termNNN.NNN
Maximum character length:Help on this term7

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

Non-admitted patient DSS 2013-14

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

Non-admitted patient DSS 2014-15

 

This data item is reported nationally using the data element:

Non-admitted patient service event-outpatient clinic type, code N[N]

 

The first three digits of the locally reported Clinic NMDS Tier 1 code are used to map to the code set used for national reporting, as per the table below.   

Clinic NMDS Tier 1 (NAPAAWL codes)  Outpatient Clinic Type (national codes) 
001.000 Allied Health
001.001  Audiology
001.002  Clinical pharmacology
001.003  Neuropsychology
001.004  Dietetics
001.005  Occupational therapy
001.006  Optometry
001.007  Orthoptics
001.008  Orthotics
001.009  Physiotherapy
001.010  Podiatry
001.011  Prosthetics
001.012  Psychology
001.013  Social work
001.014  Speech pathology
1  Allied Health
002.000  Dental
002.001  Dental
2  Dental
003.000  Gynaecology
003.001  Gynaecology
003.002  Gynaecology oncology
003.003  Menopause
003.004  Assisted reproduction, infertility
003.005  Family planning
3  Gynaecology
004.000  Obstetrics
004.001  Obstetrics
004.002  Childbirth education
004.003  Antenatal
004.004  Postnatal
4  Obstetrics
005.000  Cardiology
005.001  Cardiac rehabilitation
005.002  ECG
005.003  Doppler
005.004  Cardiac stress test
005.005  Hypertension
005.006  Pacemaker
5  Cardiology
006.000  Endocrinology
006.001  Endocrine
006.002  Gestational diabetes
006.003  Thyroid
006.004  Metabolic
006.005  Diabetes
006.006  Diabetes education
6  Endocrinology
007.000  Oncology
007.001  Oncology
007.002  Lymphoedema
007.003  Radiation oncology
7  Oncology
008.000  Respiratory
008.001  Asthma
008.002  Asthma education
008.003  Respiratory
008.004  Cystic Fibrosis
008.005  Sleep
008.006  Pulmonary
8  Respiratory
009.000  Gastroenterology
009.001  Gastroenterology
9  Gastroenterology
010.000  Medical
010.001  Aged care, geriatric, gerontology
010.002  Allergy
010.003  Anti-coagulant
010.004  Clinical measurement
010.005  Dementia
010.006  Dermatology
010.007  Development disability
010.008  Epilepsy
010.009  Falls
010.010  General medicine
010.011  Genetic
010.012  Haematology, haemophilia
010.013  Hepatobiliary
010.014  Hyperbaric medicine
010.015  Immunology, HIV
010.016  Infectious and communicable diseases, Hepatitis B/C, Tuberculosis
010.017  Men's health
010.018  Metabolic bone
010.019  Neurology, neurophysiology
010.020  Occupational medicine
010.021  Other medical
010.022  Pain management
010.023  Palliative
010.024  Refugee clinic
010.025  Rehabilitation
010.026  Rheumatology
010.027  Sexual health
010.028  Spinal 
010.029  Stoma therapy
010.030  Transplants
010.031  Wound, dressing clinic
10  Medical
011.000  General practice, Primary care
011.001  General practice, Primary care
11  General practice, primary care
012.000  Paediatric medical
012.001  Adolescent health
012.002  Neonatology
012.003  Paediatric medicine
12  Paediatric medical
013.000  Endoscopy
013.001  Endoscopy
13  Endoscopy
014.000  Plastic surgery
014.001  Craniofacial
014.002  Melanoma
014.003  Plastic surgery
14  Plastic surgery
015.000  Urology
015.001  Urology
016.000  Orthopaedic surgery
15  Urology
016.001  Fracture
016.002  Hand
016.003  Orthopaedic surgery
016.004  Other orthopaedic surgery
016.005  Scoliosis
016.006  Neck of femur
16  Orthopaedic surgery
017.000  Ophthalmology
017.001  Ophthalmology
017.002  Cataract extraction
017.003  Lens insertion
17  Ophthalmology
018.000  Ear, nose and throat
018.001  Ear, nose and throat
018.002  Otitis media
018.003  Oral
18  Ear, nose and throat
019.000  Pre-admission and pre-anaesthesia
019.001  Pre-admission
019.002  Pre-anaesthesia
19  Pre-admission and pre-anaesthesia
020.000  Chemotherapy
020.001  Chemotherapy
20  Chemotherapy
021.000  Dialysis
021.001  Renal dialysis
021.002  Renal dialysis education
21  Dialysis
022.000  Surgery
022.001  Cardiac
022.002  Vascular
022.003  Cardiac catheterisation
022.004  Colorectal
022.005  Upper gastrointestinal surgery
022.006  General surgery
022.007  Neurosurgery
022.008  Other surgery
022.009  Thoracic surgery
22  Surgery
023.000  Paediatric surgery
023.001  Paediatric surgery
23  Paediatric surgery
024.000  Renal medical
024.001  Renal medicine
024.002  Nephrology
024.003  Pre- and post-transplant treatment, support and education
24  Renal medical

 

The locally reported Clinic NMDS Tier 1 code has the synonymous name CLI_NMDS_TYPE_CODE.

The nationally reported Outpatient Clinic Type code has the synonymous name OUTPATIENT_CLINIC_TYPE.

 

Non-clinical care, ancillary services and services provided in community health settings (e.g. community and child health centres) are out-of-scope for the nationally reported OUTPATIENT_CLINIC_TYPE code.

For this reason, the following local NAPAAWL codes are excluded from national reporting:

Clinic NMDS Tier 1 (NAPAAWL codes)
000.000 Non-clinical care
070.000 Community / Home care
070.001 Community / Home care
080.000 Psychiatry
080.001 Psychiatry
085.000 Drug and Alcohol
085.001 Drug and Alcohol
090.000 Diagnostic Imaging / Radiology
090.001 Diagnostic Imaging / Radiology
091.000 Pathology
091.001 Pathology
092.000 Pharmacy
092.001 Pharmacy
099.000 Non-clinical Home and Community Care (HACC)

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Has been superseded by Clinic—outpatient clinic tier 1 type, code NNN.NNN WA Health, Endorsed 01/06/2017

See also Non-admitted patient service event—outpatient clinic type, code N[N] Health, Standard 06/10/2010, 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

WA Health Non-Admitted Patient Activity and Wait List Data Collection (NAPAAWL DC) 2014-15 WA Health, Endorsed 24/04/2015

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