Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Acknowledgments
    • Contents
    • Summary of updates to the National health data dictionary (NHDD) since version 14 
  • Body section
    • National health data dictionary version 15
    • Data elements
    • National minimum data sets 
    • Data set specifications 
    • Object classes 
    • Properties 
    • Classification schemes
    • Glossary items
    • Companion guide 
      • What are the national data dictionaries?
        • Governance
      • Why use metadata standards?
        • How are metadata standards developed?
        • Registration status progression
        • Who benefits from using metadata standards?
      • Metadata structure
        • Types of metadata
        • Components of data elements
        • Data set specifications
        • Integration of data elements in data dictionaries
      • Formulation of good data standards
      • METeOR
    • Data elements listed by technical name
  • End matter 
    • Feedback and contact details
      • METeOR and Metadata Unit
      • AIHW secretariat