Health performance measures help us to ensure that services delivered in Australia are effective, appropriate and are achieving good outcomes for patients and the wider community. Reporting of safety and quality aspects also ensure that health care is being delivered in line with current professional knowledge and standards. Together, this kind of information can help consumers make informed choices about available services.
More reports and statistics on health care quality & performance can be found under Hospitals and International comparisons.
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