Glossary of terms

Here’s a guide to assist you in understanding the meaning of the terminology used by CBHS.

  • Hospital

    Means a facility registered under relevant state or territory legislation and issued with a commonwealth provider number, includes: same day hospitals, private hospitals, or public hospitals, or any other premises declared by the Minister to be a hospital. These may include, but are not limited to, facilities that are not in a normal hospital environment, such as ‘hospital in the home’ arrangements.

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