Clinical Coding Sub-Committee

Purpose

The purpose of the Clinical Coding Sub-Committee is:

  • To, jointly with other PHISC sub-committees, identify industry-wide challenges pertaining to diagnostic and procedural healthcare information between organisations and
  • To recommend standards and / or guidelines to address these challenges

Scope

The sub-committee limits its focus to those industry-wide challenges which involve:

  • Research on diagnostic and procedural healthcare information
  • Assist with implementation and standardisation of diagnostic and procedural healthcare information

Areas of focus which are considered out-of-scope pertain to standards which relate to:

  • Billing / Tariffs