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Abbreviations, acronyms and symbols

Abbreviations and acronyms

AASB

Australian Accounting Standards Board

ABDS

Australian Burden of Disease Study

ABS

Australian Bureau of Statistics

ADF

Australian Defence Force

ADHA

Australian Digital Health Agency

AGILE

Attract, Grab, Impact, Learn, Explore

AHMAC

Australian Health Ministers’ Advisory Council

AHPF

Australian Health Performance Framework

AIHW

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

AIHW Act

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare Act 1987

AMR

Australian Mesothelioma Registry

ANAO

Australian National Audit Office

AND

Australian Network on Disability

AO

Order of Australia

apps

applications

APS

Australian Public Service

ASL

Average Staffing Level

CEO

Chief Executive Officer

CIHI

Canadian Institute for Health Information

COAG

Council of Australian Governments

DALY

Disability Adjusted Life Years

DOMINO

Data Over Multiple INdividual Occurrences

DSS

Australian Government Department of Social Services

EA

AIHW’s Enterprise Agreement

EEO Act

Equal Employment Opportunity (Commonwealth Authorities) Act 1987

EL

Executive Level

EthOS

AIHW’s Ethics Online System

ERICA

Electronic Research Institutional Cloud Architecture

FACS

New South Wales Department of Family and Community Services

FaHCSIA

Former Australian Government Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs

FBT

Fringe Benefits Tax

FGM/C

Female genital mutilation/cutting

FOI Act

Freedom of Information Act 1982

FRR

Financial Reporting Rule

FTE

full-time equivalent

GP

general practitioner

GST

goods and services tax

HTML

hypertext markup language

ICT

information and communications technology

Institute

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

IPA

Individual Performance Agreement [for AIHW staff]

ISO

International Organization for Standardization

IT

information technology

LGBTQI

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex

MBS

Medicare Benefits Schedule

METeOR

AIHW’s Metadata Online Registry

MHR

My Health Record

MoU

Memorandum of Understanding

MP

Member of Parliament

NABERS

National Australian Built Environment Rating System

NACCHO

National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation

NAIDOC

National Aborigines and Islanders Day Observance Committee

NDI

National Death Index

NGO

Non-government organisation

NIHSI AA

National Integrated Health Services Information Analysis Asset

NSHS

National Social Housing Survey

NSW

New South Wales

OECD

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

PBS

Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme

PBS

Portfolio Budget Statements

PDF

portable document format

PGPA Act

Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013

PGPA Rule

Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Rule 2014

PHN

Primary Health Network

PM&C

Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet Privacy Act Privacy Act 1988

RAFC

Risk, Audit and Finance Committee

RMF

Risk Management Framework

SAMAC

AIHW’s Statistical and Analytical Methods Advisory Committee

SES

Senior Executive Service

SPPI

solely payments of principal and interest

SRP

Strategic Risk Profile

T1

1 Thynne Street, Bruce

T26

26 Thynne Street, Bruce

WHO

World Health Organization

WHS

work health and safety

WHS Act

Work Health and Safety Act 2011

Symbols

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per cent

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not applicable