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Abbreviations, acronyms and symbols

Abbreviations and acronyms

AASB

Australian Accounting Standards Board

ABS

Australian Bureau of Statistics

ACC

Australian Collaborating Centre

ACT

Australian Capital Territory

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

AMA

Australian Medical Association

AMR

Australian Mesothelioma Registry

ANAO

Australian National Audit Office

APS

Australian Public Service

ARF

acute rheumatic fever

CAFS

Children and Families Secretaries

CALD

culturally and linguistically diverse

CEO

Chief Executive Officer

CHC

Coordination of Health Care (study)

CIHI

Canadian Institute for Health Information

COAG

Council of Australian Governments

COVID-19

Coronavirus disease 2019

DOMINO

Data Over Multiple INdividual Occurrences

DSS

Department of Social Services

EA

AIHW’s Enterprise Agreement

EEO Act

Equal Employment Opportunity (Commonwealth Authorities) Act 1987

EL

Executive Level

FaHCSIA

(former) Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs

FBT

fringe benefits tax

FOI Act

Freedom of Information Act 1982

FRR

Financial Reporting Rule

FRSA

Family & Relationship Services Australia

FTE

full-time equivalent

GP

general practitioner

GST

goods and services tax

HIMAA

Health Information Management Association of Australia Limited

HPV

human papillomavirus

HSPC

Health Services Principal Committee

HTML

hypertext markup language

ICD-11

International Classification of Diseases, 11th Revision

ICT

information and communication technology

IFHIMA

International Federation of Health Information Management Associations

Institute

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

LGBTQI

lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or questioning, and intersex

METeOR

AIHW’s Metadata Online Registry

MoU

memorandum of understanding

MP

Member of Parliament

NABERS

National Australian Built Environment Rating System

NBEDS

National Best Endeavours Data Set

NDIP

National Child Safety Data Improvement Plan

NDSHS

National Drug Strategy Household Survey

NGO

non-government organisation

NHDISC

National Health Data and Information Standards Committee

NHIA

National Health Information Agreement

NHIS

National Health Information Strategy

NIHSI AA

National Integrated Health Services Information Analysis Asset

NMDS

National Minimum Data Set

NSW

New South Wales

OECD

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

PDA

Performance Development Agreement

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 the Prime Minister and Cabinet

PSM

Public Service Medal

RAFC

Risk, Audit and Finance Committee

RHD

rheumatic heart disease

RMF

Risk Management Framework

RoGS

Report on Government Services

SAMAC

Statistical and Analytical Methods Advisory Committee

SCNHI

Strategic Committee for National Health Information

SES

Senior Executive Service

SHSC

Specialist Homelessness Services Collection

SHIP

Specialist Homelessness Information Platform

SIG

Strategic Information Group (of Children and Families Secretaries)

SRP

Strategic Risk Profile

T1

1 Thynne Street, Bruce

T26

26 Thynne Street, Bruce

T27

27 Thynne Street, Bruce

WHO

World Health Organization

WHO-FIC

World Health Organization’s Family of International Classifications

WHS

work health and safety

WHS Act

Work Health and Safety Act 2011

Symbols

%

per cent

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not applicable

n.a

not available