The NCIS is committed to providing support and training for all court staff responsible for coding cases.

Training

We are currently reviewing our training and support materials.  Online support materials will continue to be available, including the Data Dictionary, Coding Manual, Pharmaceutical substance for human use codeset (PSHU), explanatory notes and search guides.

However, our online NCIS Coder training manuals will be unavailable during this time.

NCIS Coders are encourages to contact us at ncis@ncis.org.au with specific coding queries or to arrange a training session.

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System Manuals

How to guides

The NCIS team produce how to guides about coding, including examples and any additional information. The guides can be used as reference material and all editions are published here.

Contact us with feedback and ideas for future how to guides.

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Address coding tips

How to guide for coding addresses
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Date and time coding tips

How to guide for coding date and time
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Reporting on investigations completed coding tips

How to guide for reporting on investigations completed
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Transport injury event coding tips

How to guide for transport injury events
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NCIS advice to coders COVID-19 March 2020

Newsletter
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Implementation coding newsletter

Newsletter
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Alcohol and drugs related deaths

Coding tips
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Pharmaceutical Substance for Human Use

Codeset update
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May 2017

Coding tips
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