Australian Standard AS 5017-2006: Health Care Client Identification - Tasmania

Description

You will be required to comply with this standard if you operate a private hospital or day-procedure centre. Please note that this standard has been superseded by Australian Standard AS 4846:2014 Person and Provider Identification in Healthcare. This standard provides:

  • information on healthcare provider and individual identification data
  • processes for clinical and administrative data management purposes.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Department of Health and Human Services

Private Health Regulation

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries

Mailing address: GPO BOX 125
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6166 3853
Email: hselicensing@dhhs.tas.gov.au