Data Collection Policy

Applicable to:

This policy applies to all persons employed in WA Health including contractors, sub-contractors and agency personnel, incorporating the following entities:
• Department of Health 
• Metropolitan Health Service
• WA Country Health Service

Description: The Data Collection Policy (Policy) was first issued as an Operational Directive in July 2012. The Policy outlines best practice for establishing and managing data collections within WA Health. The Policy also ensures all new data collections are developed with regards to other existing health data collections and strategic initiatives within WA Health.

Date of effect: 21 August 2014 to 21 August 2019

Policy Framework

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Supporting information