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This instrument amends the Private Health Insurance (Health Insurance Business) Rules 2018 to make changes to the 2019-20 data specifications for Hospital Casemix Protocol (HCP) and Private Hospital Data Bureau (PHDB) collections.These changes have been made to bring the specifications in line with national standards.
Administered by: Health
Registered 13 Jun 2019
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR02-Jul-2019
Tabled Senate02-Jul-2019
Date of repeal 17 Sep 2019
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
Table of contents.

Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Private Health Insurance (Health Insurance Business) Amendment Rules 2019

 

I, SHANE PORTER, Delegate of the Minister for Health, make the following Rules.

 

 

 

 

Dated         6 June 2019                                 

Shane Porter

Assistant Secretary
Data Informatics and Analytics Branch
Department of Health

 

 

 


Contents

1......... Name............................................................................................................................... 1

2......... Commencement............................................................................................................... 1

3......... Authority......................................................................................................................... 1

4......... Schedules......................................................................................................................... 1

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                                          2

 Private Health Insurance (Health Insurance Business) Rules 2018                                                        2

                                                                                                                                                                    

 

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Private Health Insurance (Health Insurance Business) Amendment Rules 2019.

2  Commencement

                   This instrument commences on 1 July 2019.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under item 6 of the table in subsection 333-20(1) of the Private Health Insurance Act 2007.

4  Schedules

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

Schedule 1Amendments

 

 

Private Health Insurance (Health Insurance Business) Rules 2018

1 Subrule 4(2)

Repeal the subrule, substitute

(2)     In this rule, HCP Data from Hospitals to Insurers means the protocol set out in the document approved by the Assistant Secretary of the Data Informatics and Analytics Branch of the Department of Health on 6 June 2019 which consists of “Data Specifications (HCP)” and “Explanatory Notes (HCP)”, and sets out the data specifications for data provided by hospitals to private health insurers.

 

2 Subrule 7(3)

Repeal the subrule, substitute

(3)     In this rule, PHDB Data from Private Hospitals to the Department means the protocol set out in the document approved by the Assistant Secretary of the Data Informatics and Analytics Branch of the Department of Health on 6 June 2019 which consists of “Data Specifications (PHDB)” and “Explanatory Notes (PHDB)”, and sets out the data specifications for data provided by private hospitals to the Department.