National Health Performance Authority: Healthy Communities: Percentage of GP management occasions in which counselling was provided in the management of depression or anxiety 2009-2013
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Short name:||Percentage of GP management occasions in which counselling was provided in the management of depression or anxiety 2009-2013|
|Registration status:||National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016|
|Description:||Results are measured as the percentage of occasions managing depression or anxiety in which GP counselling was provided.|
|Indicator set:||National Health Performance Authority: Healthy Communities: 2011– National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016|
Collection and usage attributes
Customised analysis of BEACH data prepared for the National Health Performance Authority by the Family Medicine Research Centre, The University of Sydney, 2009-2013.
|Computation:||100 x (numerator/denominator)|
Results are measured as the number of occasions managing depression or anxiety in which GP counselling was provided.
Depression was defined using ICPC-2 code 76. Anxiety was defined as P01 and P74.
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|Disaggregation:||By Medicare Local catchment.|
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|Unit of measure:||Service event|
Indicator conceptual framework
|Framework and dimensions:||PAF-Equity of access|
PAF-Effectiveness of access
Data source attributes
Source and reference attributes
|Steward:||National Health Performance Authority|