National Centre for Classification in Health

The National Centre for Classification in Health (NCCH) at The University of Sydney is Australia’s leading centre of expertise in health classification systems and their applications. NCCH is the lead partner in the Australian Consortium for Classification Development (ACCD) with Western Sydney University.

Our areas of expertise include:

  • Diseases and other health conditions
  • Health Interventions
  • Activity based funding/casemix
  • Functioning and disability classification
  • Primary care

Classifications are the building blocks for health information. Describing health is essential to improving wellbeing and providing a firm base for health planning, policy and research. The team at NCCH consists of Australia’s top experts in health classifications and we can assist in the development, implementation and use of classifications for multiple purposes.

Please contact us at: ncch@sydney.edu.au