NCAMP 2012 National Minimum Dataset change notifications

These change notifications affect the National Minimum Dataset (NMDS).

cn_2012_NMDS_WIES_V1.0 – Implementation of 2012/13 NZ Weighted Inlier Equivalent Separations (WIESNZ12) methodology and casemix purchase unit allocation

This change notification informs the sector of the addition and implementation of the 2012/2013 version of Weighted Inlier Equivalent Separations (WIESNZ12) costweights and framework rules for NMDS events with
an end date on or after 1 July 2012.

cn_2012_ NMDS_COF_V1.1 – Condition Onset Flag

This change notification informs the sector of the requirement to submit the Condition Onset Flag with diagnosis records for inpatient events submitted with an event end date on or after 1 July 2012.

cn_2012_NMDS_FAgency_V1.0 – Add Funding Agency

This change notification informs the sector of the requirement to submit the funding Agency for all inpatient health events.

cn_2012_NMDS_FileVer_V1.0 – Introduce a new file version V015.0 in NMDS

This change notification informs the sector that NMDS load will have a new file version V015.0. The only file versions supported after July 1 2012 are V014.0 and V015.0. Version V014.0 will be no longer supported
after 1 July 2013.

cn_2012_ NMDS_Diabetes_V1.0 – Coding of diabetes mellitus

This change notification informs the sector of the requirement to reintroduce the ICD10-AM 3rd Edition Australian coding standard (ACS) that requires diabetes mellitus to always be coded when it is mentioned in the patient’s clinical notes. This will apply for all inpatient events submitted with an event end date on or after 1 July 2012.

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