The Department of Health & Human Services Health Data Standards and Systems (HDSS) unit provides standards, specifications and data quality processes for the following health data collections:
- Victorian Admitted Episodes Dataset (VAED)
- Victorian Emergency Minimum Dataset (VEMD)
- Elective Surgery Information System (ESIS)
- Agency Information Management System (AIMS)
- Victorian Integrated Non-Admitted Health Dataset (VINAH)
- F1 data collections
- Victorian Cost Data Collection (VCDC).
Victorian Admitted Episodes Dataset
All Victorian public and private hospitals, including rehabilitation centres, extended care facilities and day procedure centres, report a minimum set of data for each admitted patient episode.
Victorian Emergency Minimum Dataset (VEMD)
The Victorian Emergency Minimum Dataset comprises de-identified demographic, administrative and clinical data detailing presentations at Victorian public hospital emergency departments.
Elective Surgery Information System (ESIS)
The Elective Surgery Information System is a patient level collection of elective surgery waiting list data from approved Victorian public healthcare services.
Agency Information Management System (AIMS)
The Agency Information Management System (AIMS) comprises summarised financial and statistical data from Victorian hospitals.
Victorian Integrated Non-Admitted Health (VINAH) dataset
Data on the provision of a range of non-admitted health services in Victoria.
F1 - financial reporting
F1 is a monthly collection used by all public hospitals and health services including multi-purpose sites for financial reporting at consolidated entity level.
Reviewed 25 October 2015