KPIs for Australian Public Mental Health Services: PI 03J – National Service Standards compliance, 2015
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Short name:||MHS PI 03J: National Service Standards compliance, 2015|
|Registration status:||Health, Standard 19/11/2015|
Proportion of the state/territory public specialised mental health services (weighted by expenditure) that have been reviewed against the National Standards for Mental Health Services. This indicator grades services into four categories:
Note: This specification has been adapted from the indictor MHS PI 03: National Service Standards compliance, 2015 (Service level version) using terminology consistent with the National Health Data Dictionary. There are no technical difference in the calculation methodologies between the Service level version and the Jurisdictional level version of this indicator.
The National Standards for Mental Health Services provide an agreed national framework for service quality and consistency. All Australian mental health services are required to be accredited against the National Standards.
Implementation of the National Standards for Mental Health Services has been agreed by all jurisdictions.
|Indicator set:||Key Performance Indicators for Australian Public Mental Health Services (Jurisdictional level version) (2015) Health, Superseded 11/05/2016|
Collection and usage attributes
State/territory specialised public mental health services, in-scope for reporting defined by the Mental Health Establishments National Minimum Data Set, with the following exceptions:
(Numerator ÷ Denominator) x 100
Calculated separately for each level
Total expenditure on specialised public mental health services that meet the definition of level X where X is the level at which the indicator is being measured (either Level 1, Level 2, Level 3 or Level 4).
|Numerator data elements:|
Total expenditure on specialised public mental health services.
|Denominator data elements:|
|Data type:||Monetary amount|
|Unit of measure:||Currency|
Indicator conceptual framework
|Framework and dimensions:||Appropriate|
|Further data development / collection required:||This indicator can be accurately constructed using the Mental Health Establishments NMDS. This is based on the method used to track services developed for the previous National Standards for Mental Health Services (1996). This method will be used until a new approach is developed and implemented in national data collections.|
Source and reference attributes
|Submitting organisation:||Australian Institute of Health and Welfare on behalf of the National Mental Health Performance Subcommittee|
|Reference documents:||Key Performance Indicators for Australian Public Mental Health Services, Third edition (2014)|