IHPA is responsible for determining relevant data set specifications to enable Activity Based Funding. The specifications have been developed in collaboration with IHPA’s committees and working groups.
All data set specifications are accessed via METeOR, the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare’s metadata online registry.
Admitted patient care
Below is the link to data set specifications for Admitted patient care.
Below are links to the data set specifications for Emergency care.
- Activity based funding: Emergency service care NBEDS 2019-20
- Non-admitted patient emergency department care NMDS 2019-20
Mental health care
Below are links to relevant data set specifications for Mental health care.
Below are links to relevant data set specifications for Non-admitted care.
Teaching, training and research
Below are links to relevant data set specifications for Teaching, training and research.
Submissions were forwarded to IHPA in a range of formats including Word, RTF, PDF and handwritten or typed hardcopy. In order to make submissions available as soon as possible, most submissions have been published in their original format. Handwritten submissions have been scanned into PDF documents. If the content has been emailed to IHPA the text of email submissions has been reproduced in Word format.
If you need help please contact IHPA by email enquiries.ihpa [at] ihpa.gov.au or by calling +61 2 8215 1100.