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Clinical coding and classifications education

Vic 0002 Additional diagnoses education

The Vic 0002 education workshops support the application of the Victorian Addition to Australian Coding Standard Vic 0002 Additional diagnoses effective for separations on or after 1 July 2017. 

The Questions and Answers document should be read in conjunction with the education slides.

Vic 0002 Additional diagnoses education workshop slides

Vic 0002 Additional diagnoses education workshop questions and answers

For more information, visit  the Victorian additions to the Australian Coding Standards page.


Clinical coding and classifications bulletins

The clinical coding and classifications bulletin is produced to inform health information managers, clinical coders and other interested parties of changes to health classifications and coding applicable to admitted episodes separated on or from 1 July.

VAHI Health classifications and coding bulletin Issue 2: 30 July 2018

VAHI Health classifications and coding bulletin Issue 1: 29 June 2017

Feature articles

Feature articles support the work of Victorian health information managers and clinical coders by providing them with additional information where existing coding standards and Victorian Admitted Episodes Dataset (VAED) business rules require further clarification.

Same day endoscopy flow chart

ACS 0002 and Vic 0002 and specialty ACS with flowchart

Application of Vic 0002 Additional diagnoses 

Coding and reporting of CVS updated 2017

Diabetes coding with ACS 0401 (eight edition)

Clarification of contracted procedures coding and flagging


To view archived information, visit Clinical coding and classifications archive.

Get in touch

Victorian Agency for Health Information

50 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne VIC 3000

HDSS Helpdesk
Department of Health and Human Services
+61 3 9096 8595


For information and advice about standards, specifications and data quality processes for the VAED, VEMD, ESIS, AIMS, VINAH, F1 and VCDC. If you are emailing about the VAED relocation project, please put 'VRP' in the subject line.

Page last updated: 31 Jul 2018

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