Perinatal national minimum data set items

Table 1: Perinatal NMDS 2018–19 data items

Data element name

METeOR identifier

Birth event—anaesthesia administered indicator, yes/no code N

495466

Birth event—analgesia administered indicator, yes/no code N

495381

Birth event—birth method, code N

672856

Birth event—birth plurality, code N

668881

Birth event—birth presentation, code N

673120

Birth event—labour onset type, code N

495690

Birth event—setting of birth (actual), code N

668814

Birth event—state/territory of birth, code N

270151

Birth event—type of anaesthesia administered, code N[N]

422383

Birth event—type of analgesia administered, code N[N]

471867

Birth—Apgar score (at 5 minutes), code NN

289360

Birth—birth order, code N

669962

Birth—birth status, code N

269949

Birth—birth weight, total grams NNNN

668986

Episode of admitted patient care—separation date, DDMMYYYY

270025

Establishment—organisation identifier (Australian), NNX[X]NNNNN

269973

Female (mother)—postpartum perineal status, code N[N]

630080

Female (pregnant)—number of cigarettes smoked (per day after 20 weeks of pregnancy), number N[NN]

365445

Female (pregnant)—tobacco smoking indicator (after 20 weeks of pregnancy), yes/no code N

673229

Female (pregnant)—tobacco smoking indicator (first 20 weeks of pregnancy), yes/no code N

673237

Female—caesarean section at most recent previous birth indicator, code N

673248

Female (pregnant)—number of antenatal care visits, total N[N]

669982

Female—parity, total pregnancies N[N]

501710

Person—area of usual residence, statistical area level 2 (SA2) code (ASGS 2016) N(9)

659725

Person—country of birth, code (SACC 2016) NNNN

659454

Person—date of birth, DDMMYYYY

287007

Person—Indigenous status, code N

602543

Person—person identifier, XXXXXX[X(14)]

290046

Person—sex, code N

635126

Pregnancy—estimated duration (at the first visit for antenatal care), completed weeks N[N]

673258

Product of conception—gestational age, completed weeks N[N]

669039

Note: Implementation start date 1 July 2018; implementation end date 30 July 2019.

Source: METeOR.

Table 2: Perinatal NMDS 2019–20 data items

Data element name

METeOR identifier

Birth event—actual setting of birth, code N

695103

Birth event—anaesthesia administered indicator, yes/no code N

495466

Birth event—analgesia administered indicator, yes/no code N

495381

Birth event—birth method, code N

672856

Birth event—birth plurality, code N

668881

Birth event—birth presentation, code N

673120

Birth event—labour onset type, code N

495690

Birth event—setting of birth (actual), code N

668814

Birth event—state/territory of birth, code N

270151

Birth event—type of anaesthesia administered, code N[N]

422383

Birth event—type of analgesia administered, code N[N]

471867

Birth event—labour induction method, code N[N]

695355

Birth—Apgar score (at 5 minutes), code NN

289360

Birth—birth order, code N

669962

Birth—birth status, code N

269949

Birth—birth weight, total grams NNNN

668986

Episode of admitted patient care—separation date, DDMMYYYY

270025

Establishment—organisation identifier (Australian), NNX[X]NNNNN

269973

Female (mother)—postpartum perineal status, code N[N]

630080

Female (pregnant)—number of cigarettes smoked (per day after 20 weeks of pregnancy), number N[NN]

365445

Female (pregnant)—tobacco smoking indicator (after 20 weeks of pregnancy), yes/no code N

673229

Female (pregnant)—tobacco smoking indicator (first 20 weeks of pregnancy), yes/no code N

673237

Female—caesarean section at most recent previous birth indicator, code N

673248

Female (pregnant)—number of antenatal care visits, total N[N]

669982

Female—parity, total pregnancies N[N]

501710

Person—area of usual residence, statistical area level 2 (SA2) code (ASGS 2016) N(9)

659725

Person—country of birth, code (SACC 2016) NNNN

659454

Person—date of birth, DDMMYYYY

287007

Person—Indigenous status, code N

602543

Person—person identifier, XXXXXX[X(14)]

290046

Person—sex, code N

635126

Pregnancy—estimated duration (at the first visit for antenatal care), completed weeks N[N]

673258

Product of conception—gestational age, completed weeks N[N]

669039

Product of birth—active resuscitation indicator, yes/no/not stated/inadequately described code N

695556

Product of birth—active resuscitation method, code N[N]

695568

Note: Implementation start date 1 July 2019; implementation end date 30 July 2020.

Source: METeOR.