PET - Plain English Taxonomy

Name: LifetimeHealthCoverLoadingDimension
Label: Lifetime Health Cover Loading Dimension
TREF ID: DM806
Type: Predefined
Description:
This dimension categorises the reported data according to whether lifetime health cover loading is applied.
Usage:

Dimension Members
Name Label TREF ID Description
LoadingApplied Loading Applied DV7731
The information reported is in relation to lifetime health cover (LHC) loading being applied. LHC loading is applicable if an adult did not have hospital cover before the 1 July following their 31st birthday and has not had hospital cover for a continuous period of 10 years.
LoadingRemoved Loading Removed DV7732
The information reported is in relation to lifetime health cover loading (LHC) being removed. LHC loading is removed if an adult has had hospital cover for a continuous period of 10 years.