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National Health Performance Authority: Healthy Communities: Percentage of GP consultations in which one, two, or three or more chronic conditions were managed 2009-2013

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termIndicator
Indicator type:Help on this termIndicator
Short name:Help on this termPercentage of GP consultations in which one, two or three or more chronic conditions were managed 2009-2013
METeOR identifier:Help on this term586345
Registration status:Help on this termNational Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
Description:Help on this termResults comprise all chronic conditions managed in general practice. Results are measured as the number of GP consultations in which chronic conditions were managed by the GP during the consultation per 100 GP consultations.
Indicator set:Help on this termNational Health Performance Authority: Healthy Communities: 2011– National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016

Collection and usage attributes

Computation description:Help on this term

Customised analysis of BEACH data prepared for the National Health Performance Authority by the Family Medicine Research Centre, The University of Sydney, 2009-2013.

Results comprise all chronic conditions managed in general practice.

Computation:Help on this term100 X (numerator/denominator)
Numerator:Help on this term

Number of GP consultations with patients who had one, two, or three or more chronic health conditions managed during the data period. Results comprise all chronic conditions managed in general practice. Results are measured as the number of GP consultations where chronic conditions were managed by the GP during the consultation.

Numerator data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetPerson—type of chronic medical condition, common condition code N[N]
Data Source
Bettering the Evaluation and Care of Health (BEACH)
Data Element / Data SetPerson—chronic condition managed in General Practice indicator, yes/no code N
Data Source
Bettering the Evaluation and Care of Health (BEACH)
Denominator:Help on this termThe BEACH encounter data was collected from April 2009 to March 2013 from 3,903 participating GPs providing 390,300 patient encounters.
Denominator data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetService event—General Practitioner (GP) service, total number NN[N]
Disaggregation:Help on this termBy Medicare Local catchment peer group and Medicare Local catchment.
Disaggregation data elements:Help on this term
Data Element / Data SetAdministrative health region—Medicare Local peer group, code N

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termPercentage
Data type:Help on this termReal
Unit of measure:Help on this termService event
Format:Help on this termNN.N

Indicator conceptual framework

Framework and dimensions:Help on this termPAF-Equity of access

PAF-Effectiveness of access

Data source attributes

Data sources:Help on this term
Data SourceBettering the Evaluation and Care of Health (BEACH)

Accountability attributes

Release date:Help on this term11/12/2014

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termNational Health Performance Authority
Steward:Help on this termNational Health Performance Authority
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