NCAMP 2014 changes to the National Collections

The changes to the national systems effective from 1 July 2014 affect the National Minimum Dataset, National Booking Reporting System, the National Non-Admitted Patient Collection and the Programme for the Integration of Mental Health Data.

NCAMP 2014 National Minimum Dataset Change Notifications

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

The Ministry of Health needs to update all National Collections definitions and documentation to reflect the current Statistics NZ definition of ‘usual residence’.

This change notification informs the sector of the upgrade from ICD-10-AM 6th Edition to ICD-10-AM 8th Edition in the National Minimum Dataset (NMDS).

Legal Statuses are codes describing the patient’s legal status under the appropriate section of the various Acts.

This change notification informs the sector of the addition and implementation of the 2014/2015 version of Weighted Inlier Equivalent Separations (WIESNZ14) costweights and framework rules for NMDS event records with an end date on or after 1 July 2014.


NCAMP 2014 National Non-Admitted Patient Collection Change Notifications

These change notifications affect the National Non-Admitted Patient Collection (NNPAC).

After a request by the Common Counting Group to capture Telehealth values in the National Non-Admitted Patient Collection (NNPAC), it was decided to rename the current ‘Location’ field and add the required Telehealth values to this renamed field.


NCAMP 2014 National Booking Reporting System

These change notifications affect the NCAMP 2014 National Booking Reporting System (NBRS).

This change notification informs the sector of the upgrade from ICD-10-AM 6th Edition to ICD-10-AM 8th Edition in the National Booking Reporting System (NBRS).


NCAMP 2014 Programme for the Integration of Mental Health Data

These change notifications affect the Programme for the Integration of Mental Health Data (PRIMHD).

This change notification informs the sector of the upgrade from ICD-10-AM 6th Edition to ICD-10-AM 8th Edition in the Programme for the Integration of Mental Health Data (PRIMHD) system.

HISO has completed a full review of PRIMHD, including the Process Standard, Data Set and Code Set.

The Ministry of Health has decided to include the code table maintenance in NCAMP 2014 and to defer the more significant structural and functional changes to a later date.

This change notification informs the sector that the PRMIHD load file will have a new version v2.2.

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