National Product Catalogue v1.5

The National Product Catalogue provides suppliers with a single mechanism to communicate standardised and accurate product and price data electronically to Australian health departments and private hospital providers. The NPC records important supply chain and clinical information such as product components, pack sizes, Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) risk classification, Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) or RPBS notification and Prostheses Rebate Code.

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Please refer to eProcurement v1.6 or refer to the Release History for all releases of this End Product.

Identifier: 
EP-1003:2010
Date: 
11-11-2010
Type: 
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Size: 
7.50 MB

Product Components

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-1090:2010

Describes the elements of the GS1 XML multiShipmentOrder (version 2.6) message that will be used by Australia’s Public Health Jurisdictions and is intended for technical staff that has the responsibility of implementing these messages in their local systems.

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-1089:2010

Describes the elements of the GS1 XML Purchase Order Response message (version 2.6) that will be used by Health Jurisdictions and is intended for technical staff that has the responsibility of implementing these messages in their local systems.

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-1086:2010

Describes the elements of the GS1 XML Settlement Advice message that will be used by Health Jurisdictions and is intended for technical staff who have the responsibility of implementing these messages in their local systems.

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-1088:2010

Describes the elements of the GS1 XML Despatch Advice message that will be used by Health Jurisdictions and is intended for technical staff who have the responsibility of implementing these messages in their local systems.

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-1087:2010

Describes the elements of the GS1 XML Invoice message that will be used by Health Jurisdictions and is intended for technical staff who have the responsibility of implementing these messages in their local systems.

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-1186:2007

WSDL for E-Procurement

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-0307:2008

Retaining the integrity of the message is critical to e-Procurement as any compromise in integrity leads to the whole process being brought into question. Similarly, it is important that the message is received intact by the intended recipient.

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-0308:2008

When a process is highly automated as it is in e-Procurement, it loses the capacity for easy human intervention when exceptional situations occur. This is because the goal of automation is to eliminate the need for human intervention.

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-0309:2008

The following items are a suggested checklist to use when negotiating an e-Procurement relationship with a supplier. It is also suggested that this relationship be managed at three levels. At a Business level to ensure that there is an ongoing relationship that is beneficial to the jurisdiction.

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-0310:2008

GST and rounding errors can be the source of legitimate variances in Purchase Orders and Invoices which may require manual intervention.

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-1184:2007

This paper discusses the options for different document formats for Electronic Procurement for Health. Its purpose is to arrive at a shortlist or choice of suitable standards to represent the five document types nominated in the E-Procurement Business Architecture.

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-0311:2008

eProcurement Major Milestones

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-1185:2007

This document is part of the technical perspective of the E-Procurement Architecture and it describes the operational guidelines for E-Procurement Hub Services.

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-1187:2007

Addendum to the E-Procurement Technical Architecture Version 1.0 – Mapping Web Services requirements to AS2

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-1188:2011

This business architecture provides the high level solution for the implementation of e-procurement in the Health supply chain. It explains the roles in the e-procurement community, and the shared processes that they use to achieve procurement using electronic document exchange.

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-0178:2008

This implementation architecture explains the paradigm of interactions between the three roles in E-Procurement: Buyers, Hubs and Suppliers. Some example interactions are shown using UML Interaction Diagrams.

Release history

By operation of the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability (Establishing the Australian Digital Health Agency) Rule 2016, on 1 July 2016, all the assets and liabilities of NEHTA will vest in the Australian Digital Health Agency. In this website, on and from 1 July 2016, all references to "National E-Health Transition Authority" or "NEHTA" will be deemed to be references to the Australian Digital Health Agency. PCEHR means the My Health Record, formerly the "Personally Controlled Electronic Health Record", within the meaning of the My Health Records Act 2012 (Cth), formerly called the Personally Controlled Electronic Health Records Act 2012 (Cth).

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