Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Symbols
    • Summary
      • Health expenditure in 2008–09:
      • Hospital expenditure by disease group in 2008–09:
      • Potentially preventable hospitalisations (PPH) in 2008–09:
  • Body section
    • 1 Introduction
      • 1.1 Data and methods used to provide estimates
        • Medicare's Voluntary Indigenous Identifier
        • Indigenous identification in hospital separations data
        • Adjustment for variation in Indigenous identification in hospital separations and expenditure data by remoteness
        • Expenditure on hospital separations by disease group
        • Scope of disease expenditure analysis
        • Expenditure on hospital separations by potentially preventable hospitalisations
    • 2 Expenditure per person by remoteness
      • 2.1 MBS and PBS expenditure per person by remoteness
      • 2.2 Hospital separations by remoteness
      • 2.3 Expenditure on hospital separations by remoteness
    • 3 Hospital separations and expenditure by disease group
      • 3.1 Hospital separations by disease group
      • 3.2 Hospital expenditure by disease group
    • 4 Potentially preventable hospitalisations
      • 4.1 Separations for potentially preventable hospitalisations
      • 4.2 Expenditure on potentially preventable hospitalisations
  • End matter
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures