PHI 43/12

This circular issued by the Private Health Insurance Branch contains information about Release of Final Data Specifications for HCP and PHDB 2012-13 Data Collections

Page last updated: 18 June 2012

Printable versions of 43/12 (PDF 19 KB) and attachments 43/12a (PDF 205 KB) 43/12b (PDF 220 KB) 43/12c (PDF 158 KB) 43/12d (PDF 122 KB) 43/12e (PDF 190 KB)

18 June 2012

Release of Final Data Specifications for HCP and PHDB 2012-13 Data Collections

This circular releases the final specifications for the Hospital Casemix Protocol (HCP) and Private Hospitals Data Bureau (PHDB) data collections. Minor edits have been made to coding descriptions, position numbers and validation rules.

Development of changes to the HCP and PHDB data specifications has involved consultation and advice from insurers, service providers and software vendors.

The data specifications commence on 1 November 2012 and can be found on the Department’s website.

The following attachments accompany this circular:
A - HCP – Hospital to Insurer data specifications 2012-13
B - HCP1 (admitted hospital treatment) – Insurer to Department data specifications 2012-13
C - HCP2 (other types of hospital treatment) – Insurer to Department data specifications 2012-13
D - GT-Dental – Insurer to Department data specifications 2012-13
E - PHDB – Hospital to Department 2012-13 data specifications

Any questions relating to the final data specifications should be sent to hcp.

If you require further information please telephone: (02) 6289 9853/24 hr answering machine or email the enquiry to Private Health Insurance Branch

For more information visit 2012 Private Health Insurance (PHI) Circulars.

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