Updated elective surgery information is now available on MyHospitals.gov.au for Australian public hospitals in 2016–17. Information is also available by the specialty of surgeons performing elective surgery and for intended procedures.
All public hospitals had median waiting times shorter than recommended for surgeries within 30 days.
At Repatriation General Hospital, 67% of Category 1 surgeries were received within the recommended 30 days
At the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, 65% of Category 3 surgeries were received within the recommended 365 days
At Royal Hobart Hospital, 46% of Category 2 surgeries were received within the recommended 90 days
Please note: this release is on the MyHospitals website.
Web update: Waiting times for elective surgery in 2016–17
Data are also available as an Excel download.
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