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2019–20 highlights

In 2019–20, the Clinical Advisory Committee supported IHPA’s work program to deliver the following key achievements:

  • The Pricing Framework for Australian Public Hospital Services 2020–21
  • IHPA’s determination of the National Efficient Price and National Efficient Cost for 2020–21
  • Feedback on the national activity based funding classifications and updated the new coding and classification systems for reporting COVID-19 in Australian hospitals, including emergency and non‑admitted care
  • Advice on the final report on the consultation and review to develop new versions of the classifications for admitted acute care
  • Work to refine the current version of the Australian National Subacute and Non-acute Patient classification
  • Promotion of the WRITEitRIGHT® mobile application to champion accurate clinical documentation.