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released: 23 Jun 2017 author: AIHW

In 2015–16, about 33.4 million non-admitted patient service events were provided by 604 public hospitals, including: 15.3 million service events in allied health and/or clinical nurse specialists clinics; 9.7 million service events in medical consultation clinics; 2.6 million service events in procedural clinics.

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Publication table of contents

  • Non-admitted patient care 2015–16: Australian hospital statistics
    • Preliminary material
      • Contents
      • Acknowledgments
      • Abbreviations
      • Symbols
      • Summary
      • How much non-admitted patient activity was reported?
      • What types of services were provided?
      • Who used these services?
      • How were services funded?
    • Body section
      • 1 Introduction
        • 1.1 What’s in this report?
        • 1.2 What data are reported?
        • 1.3 What data could not be reported?
        • 1.4 Where to go for more information
      • 2 Overview—non-admitted care service events
        • 2.1 How many non-admitted patient service events occurred in 2015–16?
        • 2.2 What type of care was provided?
        • 2.3 Who used these services?
        • 2.4 Who requested the service?
        • 2.5 How were the services provided?
        • 2.6 How were the services funded?
      • 3 Procedural clinics
        • 3.1 How many hospitals provided non-admitted patient services in procedural clinics?
        • 3.2 How many service events occurred in 2015–16?
        • 3.3 What types of clinics provided services?
        • 3.4 How were service events funded?
      • 4 Medical consultation clinics
        • 4.1 How many hospitals provided non-admitted patient services in medical consultation clinics?
        • 4.2 How many service events occurred in 2015–16?
        • 4.3 What types of clinics provided services?
        • 4.4 How were service events funded?
      • 5 Diagnostic services
        • 5.1 How many hospitals provided diagnostic services for non-admitted patients?
        • 5.2 How many service events occurred in 2015–16?
        • 5.3 What types of services were provided?
        • 5.4 How were service events funded?
      • 6 Allied health and/or clinical nurse specialist clinics
        • 6.1 How many hospitals provided allied health and/or clinical nurse specialist clinics?
        • 6.2 How many service events occurred in 2015–16?
        • 6.3 What types of clinics provided services?
        • 6.4 How were service events funded?
    • End matter
      • Appendix A: Data Quality Statement summaries
      • Appendix B: Technical information
      • Glossary
      • References
      • List of tables
      • List of figures
      • List of boxes
      • Related publications

Recommended citation

AIHW 2017. Non-admitted patient care 2015–16: Australian hospital statistics. Health services series no. 76. Cat. no. HSE 188. Canberra: AIHW.

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