The consultation closed on Friday 3 November 2017.
The purpose of the Allied Health Data Set Standard (the Standard) is to ensure Allied Health services are identified, classified and recorded in a common way.
The Standard defines the minimum data required to be captured by Allied Health staff in District Health Boards in New Zealand to record patient related clinical activity.
The core professional disciplines identified for inclusion in the standard at this stage are: Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Social Work, Speech and Language Therapy and Dietetics/Nutrition.
Consultation period is closed
Consutltation closed on 3 November 2017.
A working group will consider all submissions and agree on any changes to the document before it is published.
Note that the draft released was for public comment only and is not a published document.