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Establishment—total recurrent expenditure, National Health Reform Agreement 2011 product streams code N[N]

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termRecurrent expenditure by NHRA product streams
METeOR identifier:Help on this term643186
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Superseded 25/01/2018
Definition:Help on this term

The product streams related to the National Health Reform Agreement for all recurrent expenditure incurred by an establishment, including salaries and wages, depreciation, and other non-salary recurrent expenditure (such as lease costs, administration expenses, contracted care and domestic services), as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Establishment—total recurrent expenditure

Value domain attributes

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN[N]
Maximum character length:Help on this term2
Permissible values:Help on this term
ValueMeaning
1Admitted acute care (excluding mental health care)
2Admitted subacute care (excluding mental health care)
3Other admitted care (excluding mental health care)
4Admitted mental health care
5Emergency care services
6Non-admitted care (in-scope for NHRA)
7Direct teaching, training and research
8Commonwealth funded aged care
9Other aged care
10Non-admitted care (out of scope for NHRA)
88Other (out of scope for NHRA)

Collection and usage attributes

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The scope of the NHRA should be defined using the most recent National Efficient Price Determination produced by the Independent Hospital Pricing Authority (IHPA).

CODE 1   Admitted acute care (excluding mental health care)

The expenditure incurred by an establishment for admitted patients receiving acute care, including expenditure associated with the care of unqualified newborns (which would be reported under the mother's episode of care) but excluding mental health care.

CODE 2   Admitted subacute care (excluding mental health care)

The expenditure incurred by an establishment for admitted patients receiving subacute care but excluding mental health care.

CODE 3   Other admitted care (excluding mental health care)

The expenditure incurred by an establishment for other admitted patients, including expenditure associated with maintenance care but excluding mental health care.

CODE 4   Admitted mental health care

The expenditure incurred by an establishment for admitted patients receiving mental health care defined as 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.

The definition for mental health care for admitted patients is available at the Admitted Patient Care NMDS - Hospital care type code N[N]

CODE 5   Emergency care services

The expenditure incurred by an establishment on non-admitted patients receiving care through emergency care services. Excludes admitted patients receiving care through the emergency department. The definition of emergency care services for activity based funding purposes is available at the IHPA website - https://www.ihpa.gov.au/sites/g/files/net636/f/publications/
national_pricing_model_technical_specifications_2015-16.pdf

CODE 6   Non-admitted care (in-scope for NHRA)

The expenditure incurred by an establishment on non-admitted patients receiving services deemed to be in-scope of the NHRA.

CODE 7   Direct teaching, training and research

The expenditure incurred by an establishment for direct teaching, training and research.

CODE 8   Commonwealth funded aged care

The expenditure incurred by an establishment for Australian Government funded aged care patients (including residential aged care and Multi-Purpose Services).

CODE 9   Other aged care

The expenditure incurred by establishments for other aged care patients, excluding Australian Government funded aged care patients (such as residential aged care and Multi-Purpose Services).

CODE 10   Non-admitted care (out of scope for NHRA)

The expenditure incurred by an establishment on non-admitted patients receiving services deemed not to be in-scope of the National Health Reform Agreement.

CODE 88   Other (out of scope for NHRA)

The expenditure incurred by an establishment on services not reported elsewhere for a financial year.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

Public Hospital Establishments NMDS Working Group

Reference documents:Help on this term

Independent Hospital Pricing Authority 2015. Technical specifications 2015-16 National pricing model February, Viewed 22 June 2016,  https://www.ihpa.gov.au/sites/g/files/net636/f/publications/
national_pricing_model_technical_specifications_2015-16.pdf

 

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

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The total of recurrent expenditure for all product streams plus depreciation should equal the sum of all recurrent non-salary expenditure and recurrent salaries and wages expenditure.

Relational attributes

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Has been superseded by Establishment—total recurrent expenditure, National Health Reform Agreement 2011 product streams code N[N] Health, Superseded 17/10/2018, ACT Health, Final 10/08/2018

See also Establishment—total recurrent expenditure, total Australian currency N[N(13)] Health, Standard 20/05/2015, ACT Health, Final 10/08/2018

See also Establishment—total recurrent expenditure, total Australian currency N[N(8)] Health, Superseded 20/05/2015

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