Summary

Please note: this release is on the MyHospitals satellite site and you will need to use the following details to access it.

Data on healthcare-associated Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infections can be found for hospitals, by:

  1. Navigating to https://www.myhospitals.gov.au and entering the name of the hospital into the search field.
  2. Clicking Safety & Quality in the left hand menu, and then Healthcare-associated infections.

The MyHospitals website provides nationally consistent, locally relevant information that allows fair comparisons to be made at the level of individual hospitals or health services.

The MyHospitals website allows you to view the performance of more than 1,000 public and private hospitals against indicators such as waiting times in emergency departments or for some types of surgery, rates of bloodstream infections acquired in hospital, the length of time patients spend in hospital after being admitted for various conditions or procedures, and other indicators.