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Information Asset Detail

Queensland Health Clinical Costing System (Sunrise Decision Support) Data Collection
Identifying and Definitional Attributes
QH 020195 v2
Information Asset
Data Collection
Information Management Strategic Governance Committee (IMSGC), Queensland Health
Sunrise Decision Support Manager also known as Transition II and Sunrise Decision Support Manager (SDSM) is the legacy clinical costing system that has been used to provide patient level costing data across multiple Hospital and Health Services (HHS) since 1997.
Transition II - Sunrise Decision Support
Strategic Alignment Attributes
Contains patient level costing data from multiple facilities within each HHS.
Costing data is a major input into jurisdictional and national Activity Based Funding (ABF) models.
It enables cost and profit loss reporting against weighted activity units.
It underpins annual cost weight tables.
Collection and Usage Attributes
An aggregate group of software tools used to calculate the cost of patient care (previously known as Clinical Benchmarking Information System / TII) which enables analysis and reporting of hospital costs, revenue, ABF data and other management information at both the product line and patient levels across Queensland Health's major public hospitals.
All inpatients, emergency presentations and outpatient occasions of service where these have been electronically recorded.
- Patient centric costs and detailed clinical activity and procedure information, including patient demographics and coding.
- Department centric products and costs.
- Cost centre centric payroll and General Ledger (GL) information.
- Classification systems: ICD, DRG, SRG, CMBS code.
The system is planned for replacement within the 2019-2020 year.
For the 2018-2019 fiscal year the system is used in the following HHSs and contains costing data for each facility within that HHS:
Torres and Cape
Cairns and Hinterland
North West
Central West
Central Queensland
Sunshine Coast
South West
Metro North
West Moreton
Metro South
Routine and adhoc reports are held in QHERS.
Weekly extract updates from HBCIS (patient admission and coding). Monthly updates from other clinical systems, finance and payroll systems.
At the discretion of HHSs and Department of Health (DoH).
In system security model managed at application level with defined users.
Data extracts.
Numerous reports are provided from the system at HHS and DoH level to meet business and clinical analysis of activity. A number of de-identified clinical indicator reports are provided to professional colleges.
Annual extract from each database into the Clinical Costing Data Repository is run to meet jurisdictional and national reporting requirements for the National Hospital Cost Data Collection (NHCDC) and Financial and Residential Activity Collection (FRAC).
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ViewRelationshipMetadata Item TypeMetadata Item SubtypeNameIdentifier & VersionApproval Status
SupersedesInformation AssetData CollectionQueensland Health Clinical Costing System (Sunrise Decision Support) Data CollectionQH 020195 Version 1Superseded
Has been superseded byInformation AssetData CollectionQueensland Health Clinical Costing System (IntelPlus/Costpro) Data CollectionQH 020712 Version 1Draft
Relates toInformation AssetData CollectionFinancial and Residential Activity Collection (FRAC)QH 020005 Version 2Current
Relates toInformation AssetData CollectionNational Hospital Cost Data Collection (NHCDC)QH 020231 Version 2Current
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