Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Foreword
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Summary
      • Expenditure and funding
      • Emergency department services
      • Admitted patient care
      • Surgery
  • Body section
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Overview: 2007-08 to 2011-12 
    • 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 A: Database quality statement summaries
      • Appendix B: Technical appendix 
      • Appendix C: National Hospital Cost Data Collection
      • Appendix D: Service Related Groups
    • Glossary
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures
    • List of boxes
    • Related publications
    • Index