Table of contents

  • Australia’s hospitals 2016–17 at a glance
  • infographic: 11 million hospitalisations
  • Title page
  • Contents
  • Introduction
  • Hospital resources
    • How many hospitals were there?
    • How many beds?
    • How diverse were Australia’s public hospitals?
    • How were hospitals funded?
    • How much did hospitals spend?
    • How many people were employed in Australia’s hospitals?
  • What services do Australia’s hospitals provide?
    • Non-admitted patient care
    • Emergency department services
    • Admitted patient care
      • How much activity was there?
      • Who used admitted patient care services?
      • Why did people receive care?
      • What services were provided?
      • What procedures were performed?
      • What was the safety and quality of the care?
      • How was the care completed?
    • Surgery in Australia’s hospitals
  • References