Table of contents

List of tables

  • List of figures
  • Preface
  • 1 Introduction
    • The Hospital Utilisation and Costs Study 1989-90
    • Scope of the study
    • Definitions
  • 2 Method of data collection
    • Conduct of the survey
    • Other data collected for the study
    • References
  • 3 Institutions and bed supply
    • Introduction
    • Explanatory notes
    • Statistical results
  • 4 Utilisation
    • Introduction
    • Explanatory notes
    • Statistical results
  • 5 Hospitals costs and revenue
    • Introduction
    • Explanatory notes
    • Statistical results
  • 6 Hospital staffing and salaries
    • Introduction
    • Explanatory notes
    • Statistical results
  • Appendices
    • A Survey data items and their definitions
    • B List of edit checks
    • C Comments by health authorities relating to data quality and comparability, and related issues
    • D List of public acute hospitals by State, type and region
    • E List of repatriation hospitals by State, type and region
    • F List of private hospitals by State
    • G List of public psychiatric hospitals by State and region
    • H List of private psychiatric hospitals by State
    • I Australian and State and Territory populations
  • Abbreviations and acronyms
  • Glossary