Service Plan - Department of Health Tasmania: 2019, Dental Weighted Activity Units (DWAUs), 2019
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Short name:||Dental Weighted Activity Units (DWAUs)|
|Registration status:||Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 24/07/2019|
A DWAU is a unit of activity. Each dental service item from the Australian Dental Association schedule of services is attributed a relative value based on the price paid by the Commonwealth for dental services provided under the Department of Veterans Affairs Schedule of Dental Services. The indicator is calculated by multiplying all services provided by their respective DWAU values and summing the totals.
Collection and usage attributes
Services provided are multiplied by their respective DWAU value. The results per service are added for a total of DWAUs achieved.
Sum of DWAU within the year-to-date reporting period
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|Unit of measure:||Service event|
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Supersedes Service Agreement - Department of Health Tasmania: 2018, Dental Weighted Activity Units (DWAUs), 2018 Tasmanian Health, Archived 24/07/2019