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NWAU calculators 2018–19

To assist in applying the National Efficient Price Determination 2018–19 price weights and adjustments, the Independent Hospital Pricing Authority has developed versions of the National Weighted Activity Unit (NWAU) calculators described in the National Pricing Model Technical Specification. Each iteration of the NWAU calculators includes a user guide which outlines the introductory steps required to download and operate the calculators in Microsoft Excel.

Access SAS-based calculators for 2018–19 here. Public hospital managers seeking assistance with implementation are asked to contact theirjurisdictional representative.

NWAU calculators are available for each service stream below.

2018–19 NWAU calculators

Service stream .xlsb format
Acute admitted services Acute admitted
Subacute and non-acute admitted services Sub-acute and non-acute
Emergency department services Emergency department
Non-admitted outpatient services Non-admitted outpatient