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These Rules revoke and remake the Private Health Insurance (Data Provision) Rules 2012 to revise data specifications that are necessary to facilitate a move to data submission via the Data Submission Portal of the Department’s Enterprise Data Warehouse.
Administered by: Health
Made 16 Dec 2013
Registered 19 Dec 2013
Tabled HR 11 Feb 2014
Tabled Senate 11 Feb 2014
Date of repeal 01 Jul 2015
Repealed by Private Health Insurance (Data Provision) Rules 2015
Table of contents.

 

 

Private Health Insurance (Data Provision) Rules 2013


I, GARETH SEBAR, delegate of the Minister for Health, make these Rules under item 9 of the table in section 333-20 of the Private Health Insurance Act 2007.

 

 

 

Dated       16 December 2013

 

 

 

 

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Gareth Sebar

Assistant Secretary

Financing and Analysis Branch

Acute Care Division

Department of Health

 

 



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Contents

 

 

1.           Name of Rules                                                                                        3

2.           Commencement and revocation                                                               3

3.           Definitions                                                                                              3

4.           Information to be provided                                                                      3

 

 

 


1.               Name of Rules

These Rules are the Private Health Insurance (Data Provision) Rules 2013.

2.               Commencement

These Rules commence on the day after these Rules are registered.

3.               Revocation

These Rules revoke the Private Health Insurance (Data Provision) Rules 2012.

4.               Definitions

In these Rules:

Act means the Private Health Insurance Act 2007.

GT-Dental Data from Insurers to the Department means the protocol set out in the document approved by the Assistant Secretary of the Financing and Analysis Branch of the Department of Health on 16 December 2013 which consists of “Data Specifications (GT-Dental)” and “Explanatory Notes (GT-Dental)”. 

HCP1 Data from Insurers to the Department means the protocol set out in the document approved by the Assistant Secretary of the Financing and Analysis Branch of the Department of Health on 16 December 2013 which consists of “Data Specifications (HCP1)” and “Explanatory Notes (HCP1)”.

HCP2 Data from Insurers to the Department means the protocol set out in the document approved by the Assistant Secretary of the Financing and Analysis Branch of the Department of Health on 16 December 2013 which consists of “Data Specifications (HCP2)” and “Explanatory Notes (HCP2)”.  

Note:         Terms used in these Rules have the same meaning as in the Act ―see section 13 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003.  These terms include:

health benefits fund

                   private health insurer

5.               Information to be provided

(1)        For section 172-10 of the Act, the kinds of information, relating to the treatment of insured persons, that private health insurers are to give to the Secretary of the Department are the kinds of information specified in:

(a)                    GT-Dental Data from Insurers to the Department;

(b)                   HCP1 Data from Insurers to the Department; and

(c)                    HCP2 Data from Insurers to the Department.

(2)        For the purposes of interpreting the kinds of information to be provided with respect to “Data Specifications (GT-Dental)”, reference must be made to “Explanatory Notes (GT-Dental)”.

(3)        For the purposes of interpreting the kinds of information to be provided with respect to “Data Specifications (HCP1)”, reference must be made to “Explanatory Notes (HCP1)”.

(4)        For the purposes of interpreting the kinds of information to be provided with respect to “Data Specifications (HCP2)”, reference must be made to “Explanatory Notes (HCP2)”.