Resources to aid non-government organisations (NGOs) contracted by NSW Health to provide alcohol and other drug treatment services in understanding and meeting the core performance indicator requirements.
NSW Health NGO AOD Performance Indicators - Frequently asked questions for contracted NGOs.
Specifications describe the intent, required data format and reporting, inclusion and exclusion criteria, and related references for each performance indicator:
Fact sheets provide some general information about the performance indicator topics:
Reporting resources provide practice tips and templates to support reporting against the core performance indicators:
Communiques provide an update on the work being undertaken by the Ministry of Health Alcohol and Other Drugs Branch, local health districts and Non Government Organisations on improving contractual arrangements for the delivery of alcohol and other drug treatment services:
NSW Health Policy Directive 2015_14 - Data Dictionary and Collection Requirements for the NSW MDS for Drug and Alcohol Treatment Services