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Mental health care

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Metadata item type:Help on this termGlossary Item
METeOR identifier:Help on this term575321
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 13/11/2014
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standardisation pending 23/11/2015
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018
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Care in which the primary clinical purpose or treatment goal is improvement in the symptoms and/or psychosocial, environmental and physical functioning related to a patient's mental disorder.

Mental health care:
  • is delivered under the management of, or regularly informed by, a clinician with specialised expertise in mental health;
  • is evidenced by an individualised formal mental health assessment and the implementation of a documented mental health plan; and
  • may include significant psychosocial components, including family and carer support.

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Submitting organisation:Help on this termIndependent Hospital Pricing Authority

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Activity based funding: Mental health care DSS 2015-16 Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 15/10/2014

Activity based funding: Mental health care DSS 2016-17 Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Superseded 28/02/2017

Activity based funding: Mental health care NBEDS 2017-18 Health, Superseded 25/01/2018

Activity based funding: Mental health care NBEDS 2018-19 Health, Standard 25/01/2018
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Proposed 03/07/2017

Activity based funding: Mental health care NBEDS 2019-20 Health, Standardisation pending 30/11/2018
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Proposed 13/06/2018

Admitted patient mental health care cluster Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 15/10/2014

Ambulatory patient mental health care cluster Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Standard 15/10/2014

Episode of mental health care Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Superseded 28/02/2017

Episode of mental health care Health, Standard 28/02/2017
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

Episode of mental health care—episode start mode Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Superseded 28/02/2017

Episode of mental health care—episode start mode Health, Superseded 25/01/2018

Episode of mental health care—episode start mode Health, Standard 25/01/2018

Episode of mental health care—episode start mode, code N Health, Standard 25/01/2018
Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Proposed 03/07/2017

Episode of mental health care—episode start mode, code N Independent Hospital Pricing Authority, Superseded 28/02/2017

Episode of mental health care—episode start mode, code N Health, Superseded 25/01/2018

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