Statewide - Average daily hours of care in intensive care units - Quarterly Data

Category: Patients Treated
01 January 2016 - 31 March 2018
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Note:

Data for FY 2018-19 are preliminary and will be finalised in November 2019.

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The sum of all hours in an Intensive Care Unit are divided by the number of days in the period to derive an average number of hours of ICU care per day within the period.

Notes: 
Data are lagged by one quarter. 

Hours in neonatal intensive care unit and special care nurseries are excluded. Episodes for patients 28 days and under are excluded.

Understanding intensive care units (ICU's)

An Intensive Care Unit is a designated ward of a hospital that is specifically staffed and equipped to provide observation, care and treatment to patients with actual or potential life-threatening illnesses, injuries or complications, from which recovery is possible.

ICUs do not include Coronary Care Units (CCU).

Note:

Data for FY 2018-19 are preliminary and will be finalised in November 2019.

Statewide - Average daily hours of care in intensive care units - Quarterly Data

Apr- Jun 2018Jul - Sep 2018Oct - Dec 2018Jan - Mar 2019Apr- Jun 2019
Average daily hours of care in intensive care units6,7226,7307,1916,7086,460
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Apr- Jun 2018Jul - Sep 2018Oct - Dec 2018Jan - Mar 2019Apr- Jun 2019
Average daily hours of care in intensive care units6,7226,7307,1916,7086,460