Data sources

The data sources listed below were used in the analyses detailed in the Palliative care services in Australia report:

  • Bettering the Evaluation and Care of Health (BEACH) survey
  • National Aged Care Data Clearing house
  • National Health Workforce Data Set
  • National Hospital Morbidity Database
  • National Public Hospital Establishments Database
  • Palliative Care Outcomes Collaboration
  • Population data
  • Mortality data
  • Medicare Benefits Schedule data
  • Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme and Repartriation Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme data

More information about the use of these data sources are contained within the data source page of this report.