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Service event—Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) item identifier, NN[NNN]

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termMedicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) item identifier
METeOR identifier:Help on this term603645
Registration status:Help on this termCommonwealth Department of Health, Standard 14/10/2015
Definition:Help on this termA unique numeric identifier for an item for which a Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) benefit is paid for a provided service.

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termIdentifier
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termNN[NNN]
Maximum character length:Help on this term5

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termDepartment of Health

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this termThis is the data item used for reporting purposes. The Aggregate item number is mapped to this item.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this termDepartment of Health

Relational attributes

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term

Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) state/territory data extract 2013-14 Commonwealth Department of Health, Standard 14/10/2015

DSS specific attributes +
Implementation in Indicators:Help on this termUsed as numerator
Australian Atlas of Healthcare Variation 2018: Number of MBS-subsidised services for cardiac stress tests and imaging per 100,000 people aged 18 years and over, 2016-17 Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 13/12/2018
Australian Atlas of Healthcare Variation 2018: Number of MBS-subsidised services for myocardial perfusion scans per 100,000 people aged 18 years and over, 2016-17 Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 13/12/2018
Australian Atlas of Healthcare Variation 2018: Number of MBS-subsidised services for neck ultrasound per 100,000 people aged 18 years and over, 2016-17 Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 13/12/2018
Australian Atlas of Healthcare Variation 2018: Number of MBS-subsidised services for standard echocardiography per 100,000 population aged 18 years and over, 2016-17 Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 13/12/2018
Australian Atlas of Healthcare Variation 2018: Number of MBS-subsidised services for stress echocardiography per 100,000 people aged 18 years and over, 2016-17 Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 13/12/2018
Australian Atlas of Healthcare Variation 2018: Number of MBS-subsidised services for thyroid function tests per 100,000 people aged 18 years and over, 2016-17 Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 13/12/2018
Indigenous Better Cardiac Care measure: 1.1-Annual health assessments, 2016 Health, Standard 17/08/2017
Indigenous Better Cardiac Care measure: 2.1-Cardiac-related diagnostic tests, 2016 Health, Standard 17/08/2017
Indigenous Better Cardiac Care measure: 4.2-Chronic disease management, 2016 Health, Standard 17/08/2017
Number of MBS-funded services for prostate biopsies per 100,000 men aged 40 years and over, 2013–14 National Health Performance Authority (retired), Retired 01/07/2016
Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 23/11/2016
Number of MBS-subsidised services for gastroscopy per 100,000 people aged 18-54 years, 2018-19 Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 27/04/2021
Number of MBS-subsidised services for repeat colonoscopy per 100,000 people of all ages, 2018-19 Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 27/04/2021
Number of MBS-subsidised services for repeat gastroscopy per 100,000 people of all ages, 2018-19 Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 27/04/2021
Number of people who had at least one medication management review, per 100,000 people aged 75 years and over, 2018-19 Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 27/04/2021
Used as denominator
Indigenous Better Cardiac Care measure: 4.2-Chronic disease management, 2016 Health, Standard 17/08/2017
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