Summary

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

Data on waiting times for elective surgery in 2017–18 can be found for hospitals, by:

  1. Navigating to https://www.myhospitals.gov.auand entering the name of the hospital into the search field.
  2. In the left-hand menu, click onWaiting times for elective surgery.

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

MyHospitals 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.