Table of contents

  • Preliminary material (260KB PDF)
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Summary
      • Key findings
    • Overview
      • Data quality
      • Progress since the last report
      • Conclusions
  • Body section
    1. Introduction (145KB PDF)
      • 1.1 Measurement of the coverage of Child Health Checks
      • 1.2 Overview of the data collections
      • 1.3 Linkage of CHCI data with other data collections
      • 1.4 Data purpose, quality and limitations
        • 1.4.1 Data purpose
        • 1.4.2 Data collection and quality
        • 1.4.3 Interpretation and data limitations
        • 1.4.4 Comparisons with other data sources
      • 1.5 Report overview and structure
    2. Child Health Check data collection (209KB PDF)
      • 2.1 Introduction
      • 2.2 Information about the data collection
      • 2.3 Data interpretation and limitations
      • 2.4 CHC forms received and processed
      • 2.5 Demographic characteristics
        • 2.5.1 Children and coverage by region
        • 2.5.2 Children by age group and sex
      • 2.6 Health conditions and risk factors
      • 2.7 Management of health conditions and clinical investigations
        • 2.7.1 Overview of the management of health conditions during CHC
        • 2.7.2 Clinical investigation
        • 2.7.3 Vaccinations, medications and prescriptions
        • 2.7.4 Medical procedures
        • 2.7.5 Health advice
        • 2.7.6 Referrals
      • 2.8 Changes over time
      • 2.8 Regional analysis
        • 2.8.1 Health conditions
        • 2.8.2 Referrals and vaccinations
      • 2.9 Summary
    3. Follow-up: chart review (170KB PDF)
      • 3.1 Introduction
      • 3.2 Information about the Chart Review data collection
      • 3.3 Data interpretation and limitations
      • 3.4 Chart review forms processed
      • 3.5 Demographic characteristics of children with complete chart reviews
      • 3.6 Follow-up status of children who received a referral during their CHC
      • 3.7 Additional referrals and health conditions needing follow-up
      • 3.8 Further action required
      • 3.9 Time elapsed
      • 3.10 Summary
    4. Follow-up: audiology (184KB PDF)
      • 4.1 Introduction
      • 4.2 Information about the collection
        • 4.3 Limitations
      • 4.4 Audiology forms received and processed
      • 4.5 Demographic characteristics
      • 4.6 Ear health and requirements for further action
        • 4.6.1 Hearing loss status
        • 4.6.2 Middle ear conditions
        • 4.6.3 Requirements for further action
      • 4.7 Changes over time
        • 4.7.1 Hearing loss status
      • 4.8 Audiology and Child Health Check data collection linkage
        • 4.8.1 Audiology check status: Ear health and audiology referrals made at Child Health Check
        • 4.8.2 Child Health Check status: Audiology check follow-up results
      • 4.9 Discussion
    5. Follow-up: dental (168KB PDF)
      • 5.1 Introduction
      • 5.2 Information about the CHCI dental data collection
      • 5.3 Interpretation and limitations of the CHCI Dental data collection
      • 5.4 Dental forms received and processed
      • 5.5 Demographic characteristics
      • 5.7 Further action required
      • 5.8 Dental follow-up services among children with a CHC
        • 5.8.1 Oral health and dental referral status
      • 5.9 Dental check results for children who had or had not previously had, a Child Health Check
      • 5.10 Summary and discussion
    6. Follow-up: hospital services (132KB PDF)
      • 6.1 Introduction
      • 6.2 Method of data linkage and data limitations
        • 6.2.1 Method of data linkage
        • 6.2.2 Limitations
      • 6.3 Hospital services received by children with a referral from CHC
      • 6.4 Other follow-up services received by children without a referral from CHC
      • 6.5 Summary
  • End matter