Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Foreword
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Symbols
    • Summary
  • Body section
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2  Overview: 2006–07 to 2010–11
    • 3 Hospital performance indicators 
    • 4 Australia’s hospital resources 
    • 5 Emergency department services 
    • 6 Outpatient care 
    • 7 Admitted patient care: overview 
    • 8 Same-day acute admitted patient care 
    • 9 Overnight acute admitted patient care 
    • 10 Surgery in Australian hospitals 
    • 11 Sub- and non-acute admitted patient care 
  • End matter
    • Appendixes
      • Appendix 1: Database quality summaries 
        • Addendum: Data quality statements 
      • Appendix 2: Technical appendix 
      • Appendix 3: National Hospital Cost Data Collection 
      • Appendix 4: Service Related Groups
      • Appendix 5: Potentially preventable hospitalisations
      • Appendix 6: Additional national performance indicators 
    • Glossary
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures
    • Index
    • Related publications