MHSDS Post Implementation Review: Subject Matter Expert (SME) and data user feedback

Closed 31 Dec 2017

Opened 4 Dec 2017


A review is underway of the implementation of Mental Health Services Data Set (MHSDS) versions 1.0, 1.1 and 2.0. Your input is sought on experiences of developing, implementing and using the data collected. Feedback received will be used to develop an online consultation which will be issued in January 2018 for wide stakeholder engagement.

This survey is for completion by SMEs who have an interest in the development of the information standard and those who use the data collected.

The review will include consideration of:

  • Usefulness of supplied documentation
  • Implementation period
  • System supplier release schedules
  • Achieving conformance
  • Introduction of SNOMED-CT
  • Use of parallel collections due to data quality issues
  • Benefits realisation
  • Improvements which can be made to aid future version implementation


  • All Areas


  • Subject Matter Experts


  • Information Standards
  • Data Collections
  • Mental Health