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released: 29 Jul 2005 author: AIHW media release

The Medical Indemnity National Data Collection: public sector 2003 to 2004 presents data on the number, nature, incidence and costs of public sector medical indemnity claims over the period 1 July 2003 to 30 June 2004. The report describes incidents that gave rise to claims, the people affected by these incidents, and the size, outcome and key aspects of the processing of medical indemnity claims.This is the second report originating from the Medical Indemnity National Collection (public sector) and the first to present data over a full financial year period. This report will be useful for policy-makers, health administrators, clinicians and health professionals, and health service users.

ISSN 1036 613 X; ISBN 978 1 74024 485 5; Cat. no. HSE 39; 76pp.; OUT OF PRINT

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Publication table of contents and part downloads

  • Preliminary material (153K PDF)
    • Title page and verso
    • List of tables
    • List of figures and boxes
    • Symbols
    • Abbreviations
    • Glossary
  • Sections (287K PDF)
    • Introduction
      • Background to the collection
      • Purposes of the collection
      • Collaborative arrangements
      • Ongoing development of the collection and progress towards a full national report on medical indemnity
    • The collection
      • Scope and context
      • Policy, administrative and legal context
      • Data items
      • Data quality and completeness
      • Future directions for MINC
    • Public Sector medical indemnity claims data
      • Incidents
      • People
      • Claims
  • End matter(193K PDF)
    • Appendix 1
    • Appendix 2
    • Appendix 3

Recommended citation

AIHW 2005. Medical indemnity national data collection, public sector 2003 to 2004. Health services series no. 24. Cat. no. HSE 39. Canberra: AIHW.

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