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1254.0.55.001 - Australian and New Zealand Standard Product Classification (ANZSPC), 2001  
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931Human health services

931193110Hospital services
93110.10Hospital surgical and obstetric procedures
This item includes:
- surgical, gynaecological and obstetrical services delivered under the direction of medical doctors chiefly to in-patients, aimed at curing, restoring and/or maintaining the health of a patient
93110.20Specialised hospital services
This item includes:
- rehabilitation and psychiatric services delivered under the direction of medical doctors chiefly to in-patients, aimed at curing, restoring and/or maintaining the health of a patient
93110.30Outpatient hospital services
This item includes:
- treatment services provided by hospitals to out-patients such as dialysis, chemotherapy, insulin therapy, respirator treatment, x-ray treatment and the like
This item does not include:
- outpatient services not delivered by hospitals, cf. 9312
93110.90Hospital services n.e.c.
This item includes:
- other hospital services delivered under the direction of medical doctors chiefly to in-patients, aimed at curing, restoring and/or maintaining the health of a patient. These services comprise medical, pharmaceutical and paramedical services, nursing services, laboratory and technical services including radiological and anaesthesiological services, etc.
This item does not include:
- nursing services (without hospital admission), cf. 93191.80
- community nursing services, cf. 93325.30
- ambulance services, cf. 93192.00
9312Medical and dental services
93121General medical services
93121.00General medical services
This item includes:
- services consisting of the prevention, diagnosis and treatment by doctors of medicine of physical and/or mental diseases of a general nature such as:
- consultations
- physical check-ups, etc. These services are not limited to specified or particular conditions, diseases or anatomical regions. They can be provided in general practitioners' practices and also delivered by out-patient clinics, clinics attached to firms, schools, etc.
93122Specialized medical services
93122.00Specialized medical services
This item includes:
- consultation services in paediatrics, gynaecology-obstetrics, neurology and psychiatry, and various medical services
- surgical consultation services
- treatment services in out-patients clinics, such as dialysis, chemotherapy, insulin therapy, respirator treatment, X-ray treatment and the like
- functional exploration and interpreting of medical images (X-ray photographs, electrocardiograms, endoscopies and the like)
This item does not include:
- outpatient hospital services, cf. 93110.30
- services of medical laboratories, cf. 93199.90
93123Dental services
93123.10General dental services
This item includes:
- diagnosis and treatment services of diseases affecting the patient or aberrations in the cavity of the mouth, and services aimed at the prevention of dental diseases such as routine dental examinations, preventive dental care, treatment of caries, etc.
93123.20Oral surgery services
This item includes:
- provision of services related to the surgery of the mouth
93123.90Other specialist dental services
This item includes:
- provision of specialist dental services, e.g. endodontics, orthodontics, periodontics etc.
This item does not include:
- oral surgery services, cf. 93123.20
9319Other human health services
93191Deliveries and related services, nursing services, physiotherapeutic and para-medical services
93191.10Chiropractic services
This item includes:
- provision of healing services which relies upon the removal of nerve interference by manual adjustment of the spinal column
93191.20Osteopathic services
This item includes:
- provision of healing or treatment consisting largely of massage and manipulation
93191.30Physiotherapy services
This item includes:
- services provided by an expert in human movement who assesses, diagnoses, treats and helps prevent disorders of human movement with emphasis on the neurological, cardiovascular and respiratory systems
93191.40Audiology services
This item includes:
- provision of services related to hearing loss prevention, complex hearing assessment, evaluation of hearing, and rehabilitation of hearing impairment through the selection, fitting and management of hearing aids and any associated rehabilitation programs
93191.50Audiometry services (including hearing aid dispensing)
This item includes:
- provision of services related to the assessment of hearing and rehabilitation of hearing loss for non-complex clients, through the selection and fitting of hearing aids and any associated rehabilitation programs
93191.60Optometry services (excluding optical dispensing)
This item includes:
- provision of services related to primary eye and vision care for the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of associated disorders and for the improvement of vision by the prescription of spectacles and by the use of other functional, optical and pharmaceutical means regulated by State law
This item does not include:
- optical dispensing, cf. 93191.70
93191.70Optical dispensing services
This item includes:
- provision of services related to the fitting of prescription lenses to frames; the surface treatment of lenses; and the dispensing of contact lenses, and related optical appliances
93191.80Nursing services (without hospital admission)
This item includes:
- services in a field of nursing care (without hospital admission), advice and prevention for patients at home, the provision of maternity care, children's hygienics, etc.
This item does not include:
- community nursing services, cf. 93325.30
- nursing services provided in the hospital, cf. 93110.90
93191.90Other deliveries and related services and para-medical services
This item includes:
- other deliveries and related services and para-medical services n.e.c.
93192Ambulance services
93192.00Ambulance services
This item includes:
- services involving transport of patients by ambulance, with or without resuscitation equipment or medical personnel
93193Residential health facilities services other than hospital services
93193.00Residential health facilities services other than hospital services
This item includes:
- combined lodging and medical services provided without the supervision of a medical doctor located on the premises
93199Other human health services n.e.c.
93199.10Medical analysis and testing services
This item includes:
- medical analysis services
- medical testing services
93199.90Other human health services n.e.c.
This item includes:
- services provided by medical laboratories
- services provided by blood, sperm and transplant organ banks
- dental testing services
- other human health services n.e.c.

932Veterinary services

932093200Veterinary services
93200.05Veterinary consultation services
This item includes:
- consultative processes performed by veterinarians. It can also include the provision of diagnostic services and is usually performed prior to other services such as x-ray, surgery and hospitalisation.
93200.10Veterinary travel services
This item includes:
- travel costs of vets for services which are provided outside the surgery or hospital. It can cover veterinarians providing out patient services at farms, private homes, etc.
93200.15Veterinary medication services
This item includes:
- prescription and sale of veterinary medications to treat both domestic and farm animals.
This item does not include:
- vaccination services, cf. 93200.20
93200.20Veterinary vaccination services
This item includes:
- vaccination of domestic and farm animals to both prevent and treat various diseases and infections
93200.25Veterinary dentistry services
This item includes:
- all work done on animals' teeth including cleaning, maintenance and extractions
This item does not include:
- veterinary x-ray and imaging services, cf. 93200.50
93200.30Veterinary surgery services
This item includes:
- all surgical work done on animals including setting broken bones, internal corrective surgery and performing caesarian births. The surgery may be minor where the owner can take the animal home immediately or it may also involve hospitalisation.
This item does not include:
- desexing operations, cf. 93200.35
- veterinary x-ray and imaging services, cf. 93200.50
93200.35Veterinary desexing services
This item includes:
- surgery to desex both male and female animals and usually involves a full day or overnight stay at the surgery
93200.40Veterinary hospitalisation (in-patient care) services
This item includes:
- both short and long stay hospitalisation of animals in the surgery or hospital for both diagnostic and treatment work by the veterinarian. Hospitalisation can follow surgery or treatment as a result of injuries sustained in an accident. All meals are usually included in the cost of the hospitalisation, but surgery and medicines are usually accounted for separately.
This item does not include:
- veterinary x-ray and imaging services, cf. 93200.50
93200.45Veterinary pathology/laboratory services
This item includes:
- research and diagnostic work performed by veterinarians and animal researchers in laboratories that can be part of a practice or that can be part of a research or educational institution. It can also include autopsies performed on animals.
93200.50Veterinary x-ray and imaging services
This item includes:
- all x-ray and imaging services performed in veterinary surgeries, dentistry or hospitals.
93200.90Other veterinary services
This item includes:
- veterinary services not separately detailed above. It can include the sale of miscellaneous animal products such as shampoos, powders, food and accessories such as beds, blankets and animal toys.

933Social services

933193310Direct social/community services with accommodation
93310.10Crisis accommodation services (including all associated support)
This item includes:
- accommodation in an emergency or crisis situation along with support services such as legal assistance and counselling. The accommodation and support provided are generally immediate and short-term, usually for periods of less than three months.
93310.20Transitional accommodation services (including all associated support)
This item includes:
- accommodation for transitional purposes along with support services. The transition may be towards independent living or towards home and is generally more stable and provided for longer than crisis accommodation (i.e. six months to two years).
93310.30Residential nursing home care and other intensive residential care services (including residential palliative care)
This item includes:
- provision of ongoing or long term intensive care as well as accommodation - sometimes referred to as 'high care'. Care includes personal care, health care, treatment and supervision. Examples are nursing homes and residential support institutions for the aged and people with disabilities, and hospices.
93310.40Hostel care services for the aged and/or persons with disabilities
This item includes:
- provision of long term accommodation, personal care (i.e. assistance with dressing, mobility, personal laundry) and supervision of medication, at a special purpose residential facility - sometimes referred to as 'low care'.
93310.50Residential respite care services
This item includes:
- provision of accommodation and support at a special purpose residential facility for people with a disability, older people, or family members under stress to have a period of relief. Services include accommodation, meals and assistance with showering, dressing and eating.
93310.60Residential rehabilitation services
This item includes:
- facility-based accommodation providing structured rehabilitation programs involving specific goals for people with a disability
93310.70Retirement village self care units services
This item includes:
- provision and/or management of independent living units/self-contained units for the aged
93310.90Other residential care services
This item includes:
- other facility-based supported living arrangements for children, young people and adults who will eventually either return to their families, be accommodated with alternative care-givers or more independent living, e.g. children's or family group homes, campus homes, group homes for people with disabilities
9332Direct social/community services without accommodation
93321Child day-care services
93321.10Long day-care services
This item includes:
- provision of care and developmental activities for a minimum of 8 hours per day during week days for at least 48 weeks of the year. In some cases, care is available during the weekend and evenings. For children aged from birth to school entry age.
93321.20Family day-care services
This item includes:
- provision of care and developmental activities by carers in their own homes. Variable hours are offered during the working week and in some cases care is available during the weekend and evenings. Open at least 48 weeks of the year. For children aged from birth to 12 years.
93321.30Occasional child care services
This item includes:
- provision of care and developmental activities for a minimum of 8 hours per day during week days for at least 48 weeks of the year. The number of hours per week which children can attend is limited. In some cases, care is available during the weekend and evenings. For children aged from birth to school entry age.
93321.40Before and/or after school hours care services
This item includes:
- provision of care and developmental activities before and/or after school hours. For children from school entry age to 12 years. Open during school terms/semesters.
93321.50Vacation care services
This item includes:
- provision of care and developmental activities during term/semester school breaks. For children from school entry age to 12 years.
93321.90Other child care services
This item includes:
- provision of other types of child day care involving developmental activities, e.g. mobile child day care services
This item does not include:
- preschool services, cf. 92110
93325Personal and social support services
93325.05Information advice and referral support services
This item includes:
- provision of information, advice or referral regarding community services, specialist resources, financial matters, legal matters, consumer issues and rights, available housing options and tenancy rights. Provision of assistance in obtaining information about, and establishing contact with, members of natural families of adopted persons.
93325.10Individual and family support services
This item includes:
- support for successful functioning as an individual or as a family member. Includes personal advocacy, counselling (including telephone but excluding financial counselling), professional case management of individual service plans, re-establishment and maintenance of minimum levels of family, household and child-rearing management skills, and co-ordination of self-help and mutual support initiatives (e.g. support provided by social workers). Includes post-placement support for adoption and foster post placement care and support.
This item does not include:
- adoption placement, cf. 93325.60
- foster placement, cf. 93325.65
93325.15Recreation/leisure activities support services
This item includes:
- provision of club activities (e.g. senior citizens') excursions, holidays and structured craft and hobby courses for the purpose of supporting personal and social functioning
93325.20Community transport support services
This item includes:
- provision of transport services for general community use to travel to community facilities/activities
This item does not include:
- transport services specifically for individuals, cf. 93325.35
93325.25Other independent and community living support services
This item includes:
- provision of other services supporting/developing the capacity for independent living and/or social interaction within the community, through the provision of opportunities for learning, developing and maintaining personal and social survival skills, e.g. personal development courses, youth programs, day/respite care centre for the aged or for persons with disabilities. Activities are generally structured and provided through group sessions, e.g. support groups and drop-in support facilities.
93325.30Community nursing services
This item includes:
- provision of personal care, health care, treatment and supervision in the home of the recipient
This item does not include:
- nursing services (without hospital admission), cf. 93191.80
- nursing services provided in the hospital, cf. 93110.90
93325.35Other support in the home
This item includes:
- other practical support for personal or social functioning in daily life. Enables recipients to live and function in their own homes or normal places of residence (where there is an independent residence). Includes assistance with personal tasks (e.g. showering, dressing and grooming) and domestic tasks (e.g. washing, cooking, cleaning, shopping, home maintenance), meals on wheels, in-home respite care, companionship and personal transport.
93325.40Financial and material assistance support services
This item includes:
- provision of financial aid and goods on a temporary emergency basis, to meet particular needs in times of crisis or disaster, such as equipment, clothing and household items, food and vouchers
93325.45Pre-vocational/vocational training services for persons with disabilities
This item includes:
- preparation for vocational training and training for employment for persons with disabilities, including literacy and numeracy skills, English as a second language and training not associated with job placement activities
This item does not include:
- training associated with job placement activities, cf. 93325.55
93325.50Supported employment services for persons with disabilities
This item includes:
- provision of paid employment in conjunction with ongoing support for persons with disabilities. Includes sheltered workshop and work crew activity.
93325.55Job placement and support for persons with disabilities
This item includes:
- assistance in providing basic skills for obtaining employment and assistance in obtaining and retaining paid employment in the open labour market including associated training, e.g. Competitive Employment Training and Placement Services (CETP)
93325.60Statutory protection and placement support services (including adoption placement)
This item includes:
- services related to daily care, protective investigation, post-investigation intervention, removal to alternative care, statutory case management of out-of-home placements and/or application for a child protection order to the Children's Court. Includes adoption placement.
93325.65Foster placement services (including short term family/household placement)
This item includes:
- placement of a child or young adult who lives apart from natural or adoptive parents in a private household with one or more adults who acts as substitute parents
93325.70Other accommodation placement support services (including outreach services)
This item includes:
- services which assist disadvantaged people gain access to and help maintain them in, suitable community housing arrangements, e.g. State/Territory housing agency accommodation. Includes placement/outreach services for persons leaving refuges.
93325.75Juvenile/disability corrective services
This item includes:
- correctional and rehabilitative supervision and protection of public safety, through corrective arrangements (e.g. supervision of community based orders, management of juvenile justice detention centres) and advice to courts and parole boards generally relating to offending young people and people with intellectual and psychiatric disabilities on court orders.
This item does not include:
- adults on community service orders except those with psychiatric or intellectual disabilities, cf. 912
- adult corrective services, cf. 91280.00
93325.90Other personal and social support services
This item includes:
- other personal and social support services n.e.c.
9333Non-direct social/community services
93331Social policy, group advocacy, community development and service delivery support to other organisations
93331.10Social planning and policy development services
This item includes:
- activities which aim to develop policies, programs and plans for the delivery of community services. Includes investigation of existing programs and services, gathering of information and publicising and applying information gained.
93331.20Group advocacy and social action services
This item includes:
- activities which aim to change or maintain existing social policies and programs. Includes taking community action and lobbying appropriate organisations, e.g. government departments, about social policy issues of relevance to the general public or to specific groups. Includes such activities carried out by peak bodies or service provider organisations.
This item does not include:
- individual advocacy, cf. 93325.10
- community action on local issues, cf. 93331.30
93331.30Community and community group development and support services
This item includes:
- provision of community education involving promotion of greater public awareness about social issues. Information is provided about social problems, such as child abuse and neglect, or community services. Includes the establishment/co-ordination of community groups and activities focused on enhancing the personal/community support and development capacities of people living within a defined geographical community, e.g. organising/co-ordinating community centre based
activities, community action on local issues. Also includes activities which seek to enhance the cultural identity of particular communities, such as indigenous or non-English speaking background communities, through such projects as community days, history projects, and promotion of cultural relevance of mainstream services.
93331.40Service delivery development and support provided to other organisations
This item includes:
- developing and facilitating the delivery of community services including the provision of specialist advice, coordination, training, volunteer resource development/placement and management advice to the management, staff or volunteers of other service providers with the aim of improving the quality of community services provided to clients and/or the efficiency, effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of service provision.
93339Other non-direct social/community services
93339.00Other non-direct social/community services
This item includes:
- provision of other non-direct community services n.e.c.


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