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Author Australia. Department of Health and Ageing.

Title The state of our public hospitals, June 2009 report / Dept. of Health and Ageing
Published Canberra, ACT : Dept. of Health and Ageing, Healthcare Services Information Branch, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (iv, 96 pages) : color illustrations
Summary The state of our public hospitals, June 2009 report provides a snapshot of public and private hospital activity in 2007-08. The 2009 report is based on data collected in 2007-08. This year, four feature chapters focus on important issues: Turning our public hospitals around provides a summary of the progress that is being made on the reform of our hospital system; Indigenous Australians in hospital highlights the differences between Indigenous and non- Indigenous Australians use of hospitals and highlights the need to pursue the priority of closing the life expectancy gap; Our maternity services provides information on obstetric services in Australian hospitals, an area that we are committed to improving; and Finally, the State and Territory public hospital performance reporting chapter details the States and Territories own hospital performance reporting on their websites
Notes Title from title page of PDF (viewed July 21, 2009)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and list of websites
Notes Also available in print and CD-ROM versions
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Commonwealth of Australia 2009
Subject Hospital care -- Australia -- Statistics.
Public hospitals -- Australia -- Statistics.
Genre/Form Statistics.
Form Electronic book
Author Australia. Department of Health and Ageing. Healthcare Services Information Branch
ISBN 1741868653
1741868661 (online)
9781741868661 (online)